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[India] Diamond companies creating tobacco-free workforce

Diamond workers of Blue Star group, a leading diamond company in the world, are frisked on a daily basis. If anyone is caught with tobacco, he has to pay fine amounting to Rs 500 on the spot and an assurance in writing that he will not chew tobacco or gut
Times of India
added Jul 24, 2012 14:07

[Indonesia] Govt strictly enforces smoke-free zones

The provincial public order officers (Satpol PP) have conducted a series of inspections at government offices to enforce the bylaw on smoke-free zones. A number of civil servants were found to be smoking cigarettes and placing ashtrays in their offices.
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:12

[Florida] Delray Beach considering a plan to hire only nonsmokers

Proposal put forth may save thousands of dollars in health-care premiums
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jul 11, 2012 13:21

[Ohio] Licking County commissioner proposes smoke-free campuses

Smith seeks ban on all county-owned properties
Newark (OH) Advocate
added Jul 11, 2012 05:34

[Philippines] Henares bans smoking at BIR

Commissioner Kim S. Jacinto Henares of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has banned smoking inside its buildings and premises nationwide.
Tempo (ph)
added Jul 9, 2012 02:50

[Malaysia] Puff breaks cutting short 'working' life

Smokers may think they are only taking a few minutes from their work station for a "puff break" but other related routines, coupled with the actual act of smoking, can slice off more than three weeks of the company's time per employee in a year.
The Star (my)
added Jul 8, 2012 12:42

Smoking falls following workplace ban in Spain

A BAN on smoking in the workplace has led to a five per cent drop in the number of workers who light up in Spain, according to a study.
The Olive Press (es)
added Jul 6, 2012 09:09

[Tennessee] City OKs new tobacco policies

Still mulling over 2012-2013 budget
Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added Jul 6, 2012 08:52

Indiana's statewide smoking ban becomes effective Sunday

Hoosiers will have to put their cigarettes out while they work and eat at restaurants starting Sunday when a new statewide smoking ban goes into effect.
Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Jul 1, 2012 07:55

[Indiana] HARBESON: Laws create a smoking gun

Up until last week when I learned that Indiana is one of several states that passed what's known as "smoker's bill of rights" legislation, I thought it was only the nonsmokers who were willing to use government force to get what they want. I had no idea t (The Online Edition of the New Albany Tribune and Jeffersonville (IN) Evening News)
added Jul 1, 2012 07:44
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