Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,166 headlines found
Supporters of the Alaska Smoke-Free Indoor Workplace bill (SB209) sent the message to lawmakers last Thursday that it's time for Alaska to have statewide smoke-free laws. The proposed law got a hearing yesterday with the Senate State Affairs Committee at
Apr 7, 2014 Sitnews (Ketchikan, AK)
added Apr 9, 2014 00:36
DeSoto County officials, noting health risks still unknown, have added electronic cigarettes to the smoking ban in county buildings.
Mar 20, 2014 Memphis (TN) Commercial Appeal
added Mar 20, 2014 14:35
Smoke breaks may be costing employers more than they think, with U.K. businesses losing around $14.50 billion a year, according to a new study. The average British smoker takes four smoking breaks during the work day, lasting around 10 minutes each, as
Mar 5, 2014 CNBC
added Mar 5, 2014 18:26
will follow the recent smoking ban from the central authorities and build a non-smoking environment in all government-affiliated institutions, its spokesman said Wednesday. Mao Qun'an, spokesman for the National Health and Family Planning Commission, sai
Jan 8, 2014 Xinhua Newswire
added Jan 8, 2014 03:13
Irish authorities have yet to regulate e-cigarettes. In the absence of official guidance, Ibec has advised employers to update their smoke-free policies if they want to deter workers from toking on e-cigarettes.
Nov 17, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 10:22
Stop Smoking Wales, part of Public Health Wales, is supporting a new six month campaign headed by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) in Wales to encourage Welsh employers to do more to help their staff quit smoking.
Nov 5, 2013 NewsWales (uk)
added Nov 6, 2013 14:07
New York allows the Indians to do what they want because of the millions in casino revenue the tribes send off to Albany each year. Hypocritical? Of course. And the only losers are the casino employees.
Nov 5, 2013 Niagara Falls (NY) Reporter
added Nov 5, 2013 15:09
The Housing Authority of Chester County is the first in Southeastern Pennsylvania and South Jersey to go smoke-free, although the Philadelphia Housing Authority hopes to test a policy at four pilot sites within a year. And it is one of only a handful na
Sep 20, 2013 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Sep 20, 2013 10:46
Catholic Charities of Oswego County has joined the growing list of area business, clubs and organizations that have officially become tobacco-free environments.
Sep 20, 2013 Oswego (NY) Palladium-Times
added Sep 20, 2013 10:21
The investigation was sparked by a complaint by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) after the tobacco company's commercial boss, Brendan Walker, confirmed cigarettes were available to workers during breaks at its Petone factory. He said the free cigarett
Jul 27, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 11, 2013 11:33