Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,194 headlines found
In practice, businesses can actually decide whether or not they allow e-cigarettesand vaping in the office. There are reasons for allowing it – such as the way it can help people replace smoking and keep them in the office for longer, rather than go out
Jul 31, 2018 Business Matters (uk)
added Aug 1, 2018 15:40
1993...The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency urges parents not to smoke in their homes and said nonsmokers should be protected from secondhand smoke in public places and on the job.
Jul 21, 2018 Youngstown (OH) Vindicator
added Jul 23, 2018 06:14
city council plans to add controversial bans to its smoking ordinance, but says it’s open to hearing residents’ concerns. Residents were invited to share feedback and concerns at a public forum being held during the regular city council meeting at 6 p.m.
Jul 19, 2018 KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Jul 20, 2018 02:36
When a business goes smoke-free, it improves the health of all workers. Health-care and operational costs go down, while productivity increases due to less absenteeism and improved overall morale.
Jul 18, 2018 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:19
Across the Western Pacific Region, WHO invites all businesses to join a new campaign, “Revolution Smoke-Free”, and establish smoke-free workplaces in which everyone is free from tobacco smoke in their workplaces and beyond. “A smoke-free workplace is n
Jul 18, 2018 Malaysian Digest (my)
added Jul 18, 2018 00:47
Is this the end of smoko breaks? Cigarette habit costs Australia $388billion as Malcolm Turnbull backs bosses' right to pay people 'to work, not to smoke'
Smokers take more breaks, are absent more and die earlier, study claimed / There have been calls to ban smoking at work in the wake of the research / The PM appeared to support bosses' right to tell employees not to smoke
Jul 17, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 14:40
Smokers who puff away in the presence of their domestic workers or gardeners could be fined - or jailed even - if they light up in their own homes. This is one of the provisions in the latest Tobacco Bill which also stipulates that you may not smoke in yo
Jul 17, 2018 Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:53
This is my second trip to China after taking office as WHO Director-General. I’m delighted to be here at this very special and important event. As we all know, the tobacco epidemic takes a huge toll on China. China has one-third of the world’s smokers,
Jul 16, 2018 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 20, 2018 01:43
SMOKERS could cost the Australian economy a staggering $388 billion over the course of the Australian population’s working lives. Research just released shows the indirect costs of smoking, including lost time due to smoke breaks, second-hand smoke expo
Jul 16, 2018 Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added Jul 16, 2018 16:29
A new law, recently signed by Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo, took effect this week. It adds the use of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers and similar products designed for electronic, vapor or aerosol delivery of nicotine to the definition of smoking in
Jul 6, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 16, 2018 14:23