Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Workplaces 5,829 headlines found



Places where smoking prohibited 12. (1) The following are prescribed places for the purposes of paragraph 7 of subsection 9 (2) of the Act: 1. The outdoor grounds of a hospital within the meaning of the Public Hospitals Act, and the area within a 9 metre
Government of Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 27, 2015 03:56

Romanian Deputies to vote on banning smoking in public spaces

Romania’s Chamber of Deputies could debate today, November 25, the draft law which bans smoking in enclosed public spaces, enclosed places at workplace, in children’s playgrounds, and in health & education facilities.
Romania Insider (ro)
added Nov 25, 2015 16:51

Are Smoking and Tattoos Too Taboo for the Job Site?

In the HVAC realm, contractors must develop policies and procedures for technicians that please non-smokers, yet don’t vilify those who do smoke. It’s a problem with no easy answer; one that is likely greyer than the cloud of smoke at the end of a cigare
ACHRN - Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News
added Nov 16, 2015 20:09
1 View

Virginia Tire locations going smoke-free

In an effort aimed at fostering a healthier workforce and workplace, Virginia Tire & Auto will become smoke-free at its 12 northern Virginia locations on Nov. 19. The Fairfax-based full-service automotive maintenance provider said it chose to launch its
Tire Business
added Nov 11, 2015 21:17
1 View

[UK-Wales] Using e-cigarette while working from home could land you in court

People who work from home could soon be breaking the law if they use an e-cigarette while in their own house. ‘Vaping’ while working in your lounge or bedroom outside of nine-to-five hours could result in a fine if a radical bill is passed – and it will
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 20:51

[Germany] Helmut Schmidt, a man of will and cigarettes

Die Zeit, where he took the role of joint publisher. He kept day-to-day control and continued working in the paper’s offices until well into his 90s — always wreathed in a cloud of cigarette smoke. He was, perhaps, Germany’s most famous and defiant smoker
added Nov 10, 2015 21:41

[UK] Take smoke outside is message to workers

Workforces across Lanarkshire are being asked to be aware of the dangers of second hand smoke. The initiative, using a bear named Big Tiny, asks those who smoke to be aware of the dangers, particularly its 
impact on young children, and to take their sm
Motherwell Times (uk)
added Nov 3, 2015 16:06

[District of Columbia] Paul Ryan figuring out how to get the stench of cigarettes out of Boehner's office - including 'ozone machines'

'They have these ozone machines, apparently, that you can detoxify the environment. But I'm going to have to work on the carpeting in here,' Ryan said on NBC's Meet the Press. 'You know, if you ever go to like a hotel room or get a rental car that's bee
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 2, 2015 12:00

Why higher taxes on cigarettes doesnt' help smokers

A new study shows that while counter-marketing techniques often reduce total consumption of cigarettes, increasing cigarette taxes per package shifts some consumers to higher nicotine products. Given the addictive properties of nicotine, this result inc
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Oct 29, 2015 12:14

[North Carolina] Iredell County to implement smoking ban

On Jan. 1, 2016, a smoking ban goes into effect that will encompass a 50-foot radius around any county facility. This is also the start date on a full ban on smoking in any county-owned vehicle.
Statesville (NC) Record & Landmark
added Oct 22, 2015 13:50
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines