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Japan Teachers Fined for Sneaky Smoking

Five teachers in Japan who sneaked off school grounds for a crafty cigarette in between lessons have been hit with hefty fines, officials said Tuesday. Education board bosses docked up to 500,000 yen ($6,300) from each of the five after they were caught
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:21
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[UK] Most Brits Think Smokers Should Have Their Wages Cut

Of the 3,546 Brits asked by consumer website Watch My Wallet, 58% said they smokers who took breaks to indulge their nicotine habit should have the time docked from their pay packets
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 23, 2012 07:22
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[Canada] Toronto Board of Health to consider broader smoking bans

Smokers in the city have a reason to hold their breath today, as they await the results of a meeting that could light a fire under the possible broadening of public places that cigarettes are forbidden.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Oct 22, 2012 13:13
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[West Virginia] Returning smokers disappoint president

HAMLIN - The president of the Lincoln County Commission recently expressed his dismay and disappointment at the return of smokers along the main public access ramp to the county courthouse. Commission President Charles McCann was speaking at the Thursday,
Lincoln (WV) Journal
added Oct 19, 2012 03:06
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Team Support for Cessation in the Workplace Helped Motivate Cigarette Smokers to Quit

* Rewarding the whole team for success in cessation by smokers in the same team encouraged long-term abstinence.
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Oct 22, 2012 13:40
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Team support for cessation in the workplace helped motivate cigarette smokers to quit

When smoking co-workers in the same team are placed on a cessation program, providing financial incentives to the team collectively in return for success of the smokers in the cessation program helped the smokers to quit smoking and remain abstinent for 1
ScienceDaily
added Oct 22, 2012 13:38
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The War on Smoking expands to the job market

Very likely, the offensive nature of smoking is what has become its downfall. Many non-smokers hate cigarettes, and with major moves that make smoking as cumbersome as it is harmful, the future for tobacco users looks more grim than ever.
Examiner.com (National)
added Oct 16, 2012 02:02
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Wilmington May Ban Smoking For City Employees

The city is proposing a smoking ban that prohibits its nearly 200 employees from smoking or using tobacco products while on the clock, according to StarNews of Wilmington. The proposed ban is set to start in 2014.
WFMY NEWS 2 (NC)
added Oct 14, 2012 03:12
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[Australia] Smoking miner triggers safety warning

The discovery of a person smoking underground in a Queensland coal mine has fuelled calls for resource companies and unions to step up their safety efforts.
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Oct 12, 2012 10:45
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[Australia] Smoking miner triggers safety warning

The discovery of a person smoking underground in a Queensland coal mine has fuelled calls for resource companies and unions to step up their safety efforts.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 12, 2012 08:37
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