Headlines Tagged with Workplaces — 6,097 headlines found
The movement of Metro Detroit hospital systems to stop hiring smokers and tobacco chewers gained momentum Friday when Henry Ford Health System and Beaumont Health System jointly said they would start the prohibition for job applicants on Jan. 1.
Sep 29, 2012 Detroit (MI) News
added Sep 29, 2012 12:19
* Beaumont and Henry Ford health systems announced Friday they will not hire job applicants who use tobacco products, effective Jan. 1, 2013.
Sep 28, 2012 Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Sep 28, 2012 20:35
On September 7, the China-US Smoke-free Workplace Initiative, a public-private partnership that represents the next cooperative effort on tobacco control between the US and China, was launched in Beijing. The new initiative aims to expand the number of s
Sep 28, 2012 Global Times (cn)
added Sep 27, 2012 16:17
KTA President Michael Johnston says, "We stopped hiring tobacco users 10 years ago, August 1, 2002. Johnston says he wants employees to live healthy lifestyles. By doing so, they could save the company more than 20% on insurance costs. Johnston says, "St
Sep 26, 2012 KSNT Channel 27 ( Topeka, KS)
added Sep 27, 2012 13:51
The results of this study indicate that there is a robust relationship between work–family conflict and smoking, but that this relationship is dependent upon the total amount of conflict experienced and the direction of the conflict.
Sep 24, 2012 American Journal of Public Health
added Sep 24, 2012 12:26
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7) will impose a "100-percent smoke-free environment policy" in all its provincial and community offices including government service vehicles in four provinces in Central Visayas.
Sep 20, 2012 PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Sep 20, 2012 07:46
Some say the effort is being met with open arms even by employees who use tobacco products. Leaders with the City of Milton hope that twelve months from now the city's workforce will be tobacco free.
Sep 12, 2012 WEAR TV3 (Pensacola, FL)
added Sep 16, 2012 18:52
one of the big questions facing North Dakotans is whether to approve a ballot initiative banning smoking in workplaces statewide. Approval of the measure would lead to better health, according to Janet Maxson, a nurse practitioner in Minot who volunteer
Sep 13, 2012 Public News Service (PNS)
added Sep 14, 2012 08:17
Can going smoke-free make a company safer, cleaner, healthier and more productive? S&S Worldwide is about to find out. A 100 percent tobacco-free campus policy goes into effect Oct. 1.
Sep 12, 2012 Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 13, 2012 01:00
The CEO Roundtable on Cancer joined with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China (MOH), and nearly 60 leading enterprises operating in China to issue a joint statement establishing
Sep 11, 2012 CBS MarketWatch
added Sep 11, 2012 13:04