Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 5,855 headlines found
In 1987, broad no-smoking rules took effect for 890,000 employees in 6,800 U.S. federal buildings nationwide.
Feb 6, 2016 UPI
added Feb 6, 2016 22:07
A health watchdog committee wants to move ciggie-lovers huddling outside council offices, such as Woodcock Street on the Aston University campus, away from public view, to avoid them being seen by impressionable passers-by like children.
Jan 30, 2016 Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 18:14
[Louisiana] Group pushing bar, casino smoking ban in East Baton Rouge includes doctors, musicians, public officials
The last remnants of lit cigarettes legally allowed in Baton Rouge’s bars and casinos could soon turn to ash if a campaign unveiled Tuesday is successful in creating an East Baton Rouge Parish ordinance to prohibit smoking in all workplaces. A group of
Jan 27, 2016 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jan 27, 2016 18:59
Local, state and national public health groups have released the results of polls that show 70 percent of East Baton Rouge Parish voters are in favor of extending the statewide smoke-free policy to all workplaces, including bars and casinos.
Jan 26, 2016 WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Jan 27, 2016 06:17
Workers at New York City hookah bars are inhaling hazardous levels of carbon monoxide and nicotine while at work, signaling yet another breach by their employers of New York City’s anti-smoking bylaws. This is the finding of the study, “Secondhand hookah
Jan 25, 2016 New York University
added Jan 25, 2016 13:25
healthcare professionals held a debate over whether smokers should be hired to work in a healthcare setting. Dr. Andrew Pipe from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute was the moderator at the debate. Dr. Pipe said while this debate was being done as a
Jan 22, 2016 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 23, 2016 16:05
I have concerns for my health when I am around my smoking co-workers. The Smoke-Free Air law is barely followed, and many people do not seem to care much about it in the workplace. This needs to change.
Jan 22, 2016 Elkhart (IN) Truth
added Jan 22, 2016 23:04
While recreational marijuana is legal in Colorado, smoking of any kind isn't allowed in the building. So Flowhub's 18 employees, most of them millennials, are free to bring in cannabis-infused edibles, sodas and juices. So far, there haven't been any neg
Jan 18, 2016 CNN/Money
added Jan 20, 2016 20:38
Over half of the 376 organizations surveyed by the Society for Human Resource Management permit smoking in the workplace. "In the workplace" in this instance can mean a variety of things, explains Evren Esen, the director of survey programs at SHRM. "It
Jan 15, 2016 Bloomberg News
added Jan 17, 2016 20:34
Currently, Florida’s correctional employees can have tobacco products, while most inmates can’t. A report by CGL, an independent consulting firm, advises the prison agency either do away with the policy or allow everyone to have it. Brad Sassatelli with
Jan 11, 2016 WFSU (Tallahassee FL)
added Jan 12, 2016 03:01