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Less Than Half of Employees Say Wellness Programs Offer Incentives For Key Preventive Health Actions: HealthMine Survey

Which activities does your wellness program NOT incentivize financially? Programs NOT Incentivized ...Smoking cessation 66%
PR Newswire
added Jul 22, 2016 02:10
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[UK-Northern Ireland] MLAs urged to match £5m job support fund for tobacco firm staff

A total of 870 jobs will be lost when production ends at the Co Antrim factory next year. Some 500 people have already been made redundant. Yesterday, JTI announced the creation of the £5m fund to support job creation and skills development for workers
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 22, 2016 15:46
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[UK] E-cigarettes: Businesses urged to give vapers their own room and more breaks

Advice issued by Public Health England (PHE) states that workers should be given their own vaping room away from smokers because forcing them to go outside would undermine their ability to quit smoking. E-cigarette users should be given more frequent br
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Sep 22, 2016 21:36
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[UK] Bosses told to give staff on e-cigs EXTRA BREAKS and create special vaping rooms at work to encourage the end of regular cigarettes

Workers should not be forced to vape outdoors - in places set aside for regular smokers - because this will ‘undermine their ability to quit smoking’, the advice says. Public Health England has abandoned the ‘precautionary principle’ towards e-cigarett
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 17:51
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[UK] Give vapers their own rooms and more breaks, bosses told ($$)

E-cigarette users should be allowed extra breaks and the use of “vaping” rooms at work so they do not have to mingle with tobacco smokers, Public Health England has said. The government body issued new official advice for employers to make vaping the “m
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:31
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[UK] Public Health England advice told to make clear that vaping is not smoking

Workers should not be forced to vape outdoors - in places set aside for regular smokers - because this will ‘undermine their ability to quit smoking’, the advice says. Public Health England has abandoned the ‘precautionary principle’ towards e-cigarette
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:30
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[UK] E-cigarette smokers 'should have their own room and extra breaks at work' according to Government advice

Bosses have been told to set aside a room to allow staff to puff e-cigarettes at work and give them extra break times for their habit. New official advice urges employers to make the vaping devices a “more convenient option” - to encourage workers to gi
The Mirror (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:29
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Preventive behaviours in avoiding indoor secondhand smoke exposure among pregnant women in China [FREE FULL TEXT]

The findings of this study highlight the difficulties of pregnant Chinese women in avoiding complete exposure to SHS and point to the urgent need to promote a complete ban on home smoking and restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces in Chin
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:07
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[UK] Bosses told to bring back office smoking rooms - for vaping

Bosses have been told to set aside a room to allow staff to vape with e-cigarettes at work and give them extra break-times for their habit.... The new guidelines have been issued by the Government watchdog Public Health England (PHE).
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Jul 18, 2016 19:49
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Workplace secondhand smoke exposure: a lingering hazard for young adults in California

33% of young adults in the San Francisco Bay Area still reported workplace SHS exposure in the past week, with those in lower income occupations and working in non-office environments experiencing the greatest exposure. Closing the gaps that exempt certai
Tobacco Control
added Jul 15, 2016 02:42
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