Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,057 headlines found
A story on banning smokers - and not just smoking - from the workplace sparks a fire.
Feb 28, 2012 The Responsibility Project (Liberty Mutual Group)
added Jun 1, 2012 14:58
[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] South Korea came up with a plan to cut down smoking. The opposite happened.
government launched an initiative to up the price of cigarettes...bump the average price of a pack of cigarettes...New no-smoking zones and required health warnings on labels would follow. Moon predicted that South Koreans would buy 34 percent fewer ciga
Jul 29, 2016 Washington Post
added Aug 2, 2016 15:01
Facing four challenges this session in the California Legislature, the tobacco industry has been conspicuously absent from the debate so far. But Sacramento veterans don't expect it to last. "I think they're trying to figure out what's the strategy," sai
Mar 12, 2015 California Healthline
added Mar 12, 2015 22:13
The two women behind these recent decisions—Helena Foulkes,...and Susan Cameron...—shared their thoughts on the question of what to do when value and values collide in early October at Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Summit.
Oct 23, 2014 Fortune Magazine
added Oct 23, 2014 16:16
Some of our employees have started to use ecigarettes at their desks and while some line managers do not mind this, others want to stamp it out. What can we do? Can we ban ecigarettes in the office?
Feb 5, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 7, 2014 17:37
Completely banning tobacco use inside the home – or more broadly in the whole city – measurably boosts the odds of smokers either cutting back or quitting entirely, report University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers in the current
Dec 18, 2013 University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center
added Dec 19, 2013 10:48
Lead author Micah Berman, from the College of Public Health and Moritz College of Law, told The Lantern he decided to research this topic when he was asked to give a presentation on policies involving smoking in the workplace, such as smoke-free policies
Aug 21, 2013 The Ohio State Lantern
added Aug 21, 2013 10:45
In a ruling released Thursday, the state Civil Service Commission said the town had cause to fire Kenneth Morehouse in January 2012 after he was caught violating a statewide ban on police and firefighters smoking on or off the job. The ban has been in pl
Apr 26, 2013 Quincy (MA) Patriot Ledger
added Apr 26, 2013 06:53
In the end, denying a job to a smoker is making a molehill out of a mountain of troubling concerns involving tobacco commerce and regulation. And providing a smoker with employment that requires her to spend eight-hour days in a tobacco-free workplace ma
Mar 29, 2013 Contra Costa (CA) Times
added Apr 1, 2013 09:55
Gov. Scott Walker's proposed $50-a-month fee for state employees who smoke faces some surprising opponents: anti-smoking advocates. Smoke Free Wisconsin, the American Lung Association, the American Cancer Society and the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids d
Feb 27, 2013 La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Feb 27, 2013 18:37