TITLE

Smoking Restrictions in Large-Hub Airports -- United States, 2002 and 2010

AUTHOR(S)
Cordero, A.; Tynan, M.; Babb, S.; Promoff, G.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/19/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 45, p1484
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the implementation of smoking restriction in large-hub airports in the U.S. from 2002 to 2010. Results of a 2002 survey of airport smoking regulations found that 42 percent of 31 large-hub airports in the country had policies which require all indoor are to be smoke-free. In 2010, 76 percent of the 29 large-hub airports are reportedly smoke-free indoors. A chart is presented that shows the indoor smoke-free status of large-hub airports.
ACCESSION #
57051823

 

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