Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,166 headlines found
City smokers have until June 1 before new regulations take effect that will curb where they will be able to light up and restrict cigar and other tobacco sales. And, no, electronic cigarettes, or “e-cigs,” are not exempt.
Mar 21, 2014 Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Mar 24, 2014 10:03
In response to recent complaints, Krist sent an email last week advising his legislative colleagues and their staffers to not snuff out cigars or cigarettes against the porous, exterior limestone walls of the State Capitol. "As you can imagine, this leav
Mar 24, 2015 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Mar 25, 2015 19:14
However, CoxHealth President and CEO Steve Edwards said he is contributing $15,000 of his own money to the newly-created Charlie Fund. It will dole out payments to current employees who quit and are nicotine-free a year later. The fund is named after Edwa
Sep 27, 2013 Springfield (MO) News-Leader
added Sep 28, 2013 15:36
January marks the seventh anniversary of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act which protects everyone from the health risks associated with secondhand smoke exposure. Seven years ago, Illinois enacted one of the strongest clean indoor air laws in the country. Il
Jan 7, 2015 De Kalb (IL) Midweek
added Jan 7, 2015 13:52
[UK, UK-Wales] Prison smoking ban to be phased in from 2016 to reduce health risks for inmates and guards
Smoking in open prisons in England will be banned from October (2015), with four Welsh prisons (Usk/Prescoed, Swansea, Cardiff and Parc) following suit in January 2016 and four English prisons - Dartmoor, Channings Wood, Erlestoke and Exeter - enforcing a
Sep 30, 2015 IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:18
[Alabama] Madison County commissioners wary of Chairman Dale Strong's smoking ban, health fines for county employees
Health was hot topic during a two-hour work session where the Madison County Commission debated banning tobacco from workplaces and installing stiff fines for employees who skipped free health screenings.
Oct 24, 2013 AL.com
added Oct 24, 2013 23:44
“The Department of Health would like to inform the public that from 1 August, there is a ban on smoking, including e-cigarettes, both inside and anywhere outside certain government premises. “These premises include health care facilities, residential ca
Aug 3, 2016 Bernews
added Aug 5, 2016 14:44
Sedgwick County Commissioner Jim Howell said the county anti smoking policy should be better defined to perhaps allow e-cigarettes for those trying to quit smoking.
Sep 29, 2015 KAKE TV Channel 10 (Wichita, KS)
added Sep 29, 2015 23:45
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
The inflexible anti-tobacco law passed this year by the Legislative Assembly that flatly forbids smoking in the workplace has been made less punishing by decree of President Laura Chinchilla and Minister of Health Daisy Corrales.
Jul 16, 2012 Fijatevos.com (blog) (cr)
added Jul 28, 2012 10:38