LIGHT THE SPARK
- Smoking policy under fire. Parry, Caroline // Leisure & Hospitality Business;4/18/2002, p1
Suggests licensed operators to take a consolidate approach to smoking policy to protect staff and customers in London, England. Publication of the report 'Scrutiny of Smoking in Public Places in London'; Reaction to the report by the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers.
- Smoker-free workplace policies: developing a model of public health consequences of workplace policies barring employment to smokers. B Houle // Tobacco Control;Feb2009, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p64
A marked shift in tobacco-related workplace health promotion intervention involves the adoption of policies barring employment to smokers. We discuss the potential public health consequences of these policies on those affectedâ€”smokers, their families, the surrounding community and society...
- Can you fire an employee for smelling like tobacco smoke? Nash, Kathryn // HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law;Oct2012, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p6
The article offers the authors insights on aspects of the dismissal of an employee for smelling like tobacco smoke at the Frauenshuh Cancer Center in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota. Topics discussed include the Lawful Consumable Products Act (LCPA) of the state, the no-tobacco-smoke-smell policy,...
- Workplace Smoking Policies in New Jersey Businesses. Lewit, Eugene M.; Botsko, Michael; Shapiro, Sharona // American Journal of Public Health;Feb1993, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p254
A New Jersey law enacted in 1985 requires smoking policies for work sites with 50 or more employees. In 1988, we surveyed a sample of New Jersey businesses. In 1988, we surveyed a sample of New Jersey businesses to determine their smoking policies. Eighty-three percent of respondents with 50 or...
- WORD ON THE STREET. // Prague Post;6/ 6/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 23, pA2
The article presents the insights of several professionals on the ban on smoking in restaurants including human resources professional Jan, information technology (IT) technician Jeromir, and tourism Paul.
- Signs of the anti-smoking times. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/11/93, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p37
Discusses the new Calgary bylaw that prohibits smoking in almost all private and public areas and mandates warning signs for all `smoking areas,' which must now be specifically designated. Alderman Sue Higgins softened the anti-smoking measure; Higgins amended a graphic representation.
- Smoking warnings a leading cause of boredom. Frey, Rod // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;4/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p29
Discusses the idea of Health Minister Benoit Bouchard of placing new, tougher labels on all cigarette packaging. The new label will be `Smoking can kill you.'
- Can Clinton's plan curb teen smoking? // Consumer Reports;Oct95, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p636
Presents the four Administration proposals by United States President Bill Clinton. Includes banning brand-name premiums; Restricting ads; banning vending-machine sales.
- Businesses fired up over smoking ban. Golden, Mary Kaye // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/8/94, Vol. 41 Issue 32, p1
Reports that Suffolk County Executive Robert Gaffney signed into law a smoking ban, which prohibits smoking in places that do not have separate ventilation areas. Expected impact on businesses, especially restaurant businesses; Similar ban imposed in Beverly Hills.