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Next time you see a politician talking about restricting e-cigs, blow some vapor in his face.
Aug 27, 2014 Examiner.com (National)
added Aug 28, 2014 19:36
Council voted Monday to treat e-cigarettes like real cigarettes in city workplaces. With no debate, council voted 36 to 2 to prohibit e-cigarette use in City of Toronto workplaces and “recommend the same” to the city’s agencies and corporations.
Aug 25, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Aug 28, 2014 10:46
36 councillors voted in support of the ban and two voted against. The approval means City of Toronto employees will not be permitted to use e-cigarettes in municipal work places. Council also requested that the general manager of solid waste management in
Aug 25, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 27, 2014 12:15
Recent research shows that smoking breaks and additional sick leave are costing UK businesses £8.7 billion in lost productivity every year – so should employers recognise the increasing popularity of e-cigarettes and allow them in the workplace?
Aug 19, 2014 Link2Portal (uk)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:36
isn't about filtering out employees with a potentially offensive habit, or saving on health care costs. Rather, it resulted mostly from the fact that the recently-acquired Ephrata Community Hospital had such a policy, which forced a decision on whether t
Aug 22, 2014 Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Aug 22, 2014 10:40
Readers have strong opinions about WellSpan Health's announcement this week that, starting Jan. 1, it will no longer hire smokers. We asked Facebook readers: What do you think about WellSpan's decision not to hire smokers?
Aug 22, 2014 York (PA) Dispatch
added Aug 22, 2014 09:58
Should e-cigarettes be banned to prevent co-workers from coming into second-hand contact with the vapor? Should vaping be permitted, which might cut down the amount of smoking breaks and encourage employees to quit cigarettes?
Aug 21, 2014 XpertHR
added Aug 21, 2014 22:17
according to a new report by the XpertHR online human resources web site, employers and management can find themselves in new legal territory when dealing with employees who might want to "vape" while at work or on a break.
Aug 21, 2014 CBS
added Aug 21, 2014 22:13
WellSpan Health's announcement that as of Jan. 1 it will no longer hire smokers or nicotine users set off a burning debate among PennLive commenters. Many see the move as an erosion of personal freedom and wonder where it will end.
Aug 20, 2014 Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Aug 20, 2014 12:06
hen Tompkins County lawmakers convene this Tuesday, the booming e-cigarette market will be the subject of discussion. On the table is an amendment to a 2003 local law that bans cigarette use in places of employment, restaurants and bars. On the recommenda
Aug 18, 2014 Ithaca (NY) Times
added Aug 19, 2014 22:13