Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 5,569 headlines found
More and more companies are going smoke free, and now Gulfstream employees tell WTOC that they've been told smoking will be banned from their workplace effective January 1, 2015, and that includes e-cigarettes.
Jul 31, 2014 WTOC - TV (Savannah, GA)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:55
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckleberry wants any sort of nicotine use to be a deal breaker if you apply for a county job. If you already have a Pima County job, he wants to puff up insurance costs if you continue to smoke.
Jul 30, 2014 KGUN TV 9 (Tucson, AZ)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:41
In this case, given what we do and don’t know, it’s better to ban them from indoor workplaces until we find out whether they’re safe for those who are around users.
Jul 27, 2014 Wisconsin State Journal
added Jul 31, 2014 02:53
Even if you live in a state where smokers can be dismissed, creating an environment where you encourage smokers to curtail the habit is far more productive than prohibiting it altogether.
Jul 30, 2014 Forbes
added Jul 31, 2014 00:40
Roger Cline understands that smoking isn’t the only cause of lung cancer, but based on their physician’s professional opinion and Cline’s knowledge of his wife’s workplace, he is convinced that cigarettes killed her. It was a tobacco-free building but s
Jul 28, 2014 Ashland (KY) Daily Independent
added Jul 29, 2014 15:55
People who work long hours find it harder to quit smoking, and those who have quit are more at risk of starting again, according to Loughborough University research. The study also suggests more people are likely to start smoking if the Government ever
Jul 25, 2014 Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Jul 28, 2014 11:17
Just as tobacco smokers have a right to smoke, but are prohibited from doing so inside indoor workplaces because of the harmful effects to others, e-cigarette users should face the same restriction for the same reason. In this case, given what we do and
Jul 24, 2014 Appleton (WI) Post-Crescent
added Jul 24, 2014 10:50
[UK] Smokers cost employers thousands each year according to British Heart Foundation research endorsed by Ashford-based training consultancy HR+ Limited
uit smoking, according to new research. Training consultancy HR+ Limited, based in Ashford, has endorsed research revealing that smokers cost British firms more than £8bn in lost productivity every year.
Jul 24, 2014 Kent Online (uk)
added Jul 24, 2014 10:44
Fewer than one in eight Americans, 12%, say companies should be allowed to refuse to hire people because they are significantly overweight. Similarly, 14% of Americans say companies should be allowed to refuse to hire smokers.
Jul 22, 2014 Gallup Organization
added Jul 22, 2014 16:06
In smoky barrooms across New Orleans, people who make a living working inside the venues face serious health consequences. That's the message from the organizers of "Smoke-Free Week," an event to raise awareness about the dangers of secondhand smoke.
Jul 21, 2014 WVUE Fox 8 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:49