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[Virginia] James City supervisor wants county to consider smoking ban

"When it comes down to parks and recreations, we have quite a few families that have been at some of our sporting events where people are smoking or smoking cigars, kids are exercising and that smell wafts through the air," Kennedy said. In addition to
Virginia Gazette
added Aug 27, 2015 12:50

[Azerbaijan] Bill banning smoking in public places coming

The Parliament plans to resolve issues related to the ban on smoking in public places at this year's autumn session or by the spring session of next year. Under this new law, smoking will be banned at airports, seaports, railway and bus stations, and in
AzerNews (az)
added Aug 27, 2015 12:01
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[UK] Gedling Borough Council to ban smoking breaks

Staff at Gedling Borough Council will not be given smoking breaks and be told to cover their uniform when lighting up. Councillors are expected to revise the authority's smoking policy at a meeting on Tuesday evening. The Joint Consultative and Safety C
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Aug 26, 2015 11:42

[UK] Bosses urged to let staff vape at work ($$)

Graham Jukes, chief executive of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, said making it easier for people to use e-cigarettes than to smoke tobacco might help them to switch. He added that offices did not ban cakes and biscuits despite a national
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 24, 2015 07:23
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[Oregon] COIC considers smoking ban at facilities

Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council is the public to take an online survey through Aug. 28 to show whether they would support a smoke, tobacco and vape-free campus.
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Aug 22, 2015 11:00

[Kansas] Council bans tobacco use in city vehicles

Marion City Council voted to prohibit smoking or chewing tobacco in city vehicles at its meeting Monday. City administrator Roger Holter said OSHA guidelines prohibit smoking in company vehicles because of risk associated with secondhand smoke. “(City cl
Marion County (KS) Record
added Aug 19, 2015 20:14

Maine's Sagadahoc County Properties Go Smoke-Free

Starting in September, everyone doing business, working or visiting Sagadahoc County property will be prohibited from using tobacco in any form. That includes e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and other forms of tobacco or nicotine-delivery devices. Jason
Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN)
added Aug 18, 2015 14:13

What are the 10 most harmful jobs?

Maybe you could earn a lot of money advertising cigarettes. But even if you would give it to charity, you shouldn’t do it.1 We spend most of our time discussing the most helpful careers that you should take. We just created a three minute career recommen
80,000 Hours
added Aug 18, 2015 10:14

[Wisconsin] E-cigarettes could be e-liminated in Dane County workplaces

“This proposal makes a very simple change in the interest of public health,” Dye said. “By treating e-cigarettes like we already treat cigarettes, we can make sure, in areas we share with others, the air is clean and enjoyable for everyone.” The devices
Wisconsin State Journal
added Aug 14, 2015 10:55

[Oregon] COIC considers tobacco, smoke, vape-free facilities

The Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council invited the public Thursday to provide feedback regarding smoke, tobacco and vape-related use at COIC facilities, including Cascades East Transit and WorkSource buildings. An online survey open to the public
KTVZ Channel 21 (Bend, OR)
added Aug 14, 2015 07:58
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