Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,110 headlines found
The Detroit Medical Center will stop hiring job applicants who smoke or chew tobacco starting July 1, the health system said Wednesday.
Jun 14, 2012 Detroit (MI) News
added Jun 14, 2012 12:46
The Porcupine Health Unit is reminding employers and employees that it is illegal to smoke or hold lighted tobacco in the workplace, this includes work vehicles. The ban on smoking in an enclosed workplace is in effect at all times, even during off-hours
Jan 12, 2018 TimminsToday (ca)
added Jan 12, 2018 21:54
His defence lawyer, Gordon Cudmore, successfully argued that Kraemer wasn't an employee, the SUV wasn't a workplace where an employee might actually work and that "common sense" would dictate that Kraemer wasn't breaking any smoking law.
May 8, 2017 VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added May 9, 2017 14:47
government has announced plans to create the “first smoke-free generation” by 2030, as part of a $333 million initiative. The ambitious plan detailed in a presentation by health minister Sophie Løhde at Rigshospitalet hospital on Wednesday includes puttin
Aug 25, 2016 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Aug 26, 2016 14:17
Young farm workers are falling ill from “green tobacco sickness” while the industry denies it and government lets it happen.
Nov 18, 2013 The Nation
added Nov 18, 2013 14:02
The court affirmed the dismissal of former legislative staff member Aaron MacDonald’s suit against the state and the Assembly. MacDonald claims that he was fired after he complained to his supervisors—including Evan Oneto, who was chief of staff to then-
Aug 28, 2013 Metropolitan News-Enterprise (Los Angeles, CA)
added Aug 28, 2013 13:49
[UK] Police in Cambridgeshire can smoke e-cigarettes after health review - but they are banned on our trains
The move to allow Cambridgeshire police to puff on e-cigarettes at work has been upheld following a review over health fears. Bosses of the force bucked the current trend to ban the controversial devices and despite a British Medical Association recomme
Aug 21, 2013 Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Aug 21, 2013 10:46
Each worker who smokes costs his or her employer about $6,000 more a year than a nonsmoker, according to a new study. Researchers looked at the costs associated with smoke breaks on company time, reduced productivity because of nicotine addiction, ex
Jun 4, 2013 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jun 4, 2013 22:29
Electronic cigarettes are gaining popularity among smokers, but not all employers are on board with the idea. More and more companies are creating policies for using the smoking alternative at work. E-cigarettes are not allowed anywhere at New Hanover R
May 1, 2013 WECT 6 WILMINGTON (NC)
added May 9, 2013 20:52
"This is part of an overall wellness program established by the city," said Milton City Manager Brian Watkins. "Wellness programs can also play an important role in containing health care costs for employers and individual employees."
Apr 19, 2013 Pensacola (FL) News Journal
added Apr 20, 2013 16:02