Action on Smoking and Health


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Action on Smoking and Health

A UK public health charity established in 1971 by the Royal College of Physicians that works to eliminate the harm caused by tobacco. The Duke of Gloucester is a patron.
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CONTACT: Action on Smoking and Health, 2013 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20006/(202)6594310; Cigar Association of America, 1100 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036/(202)223-8204.
According to Action on Smoking and Health, 85 percent of companies now have restrictions in their buildings and one third completely prohibit smoking.
Universities should not profit from tobacco addictions and death," said Laurent Huber, Executive Director of Action on Smoking and Health.
Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), welcoming the proposals, insisted it was time for the Government to take action.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- The tobacco industry's willingness to settle rather than fight a massive law suit brought by nonsmoking airline employees who claimed they were injured tobacco smoke should send a strong message to all businesses: "prohibit smoking or get sued," says Action on Smoking and Health (ASH).
Action on Smoking and Health has been involved in most of the litigation involving nonsmokers rights for more than 25 years, and originally steered Norma Broin, Patty Young, and other flight attendants to Stanley Rosenblatt.
CONTACT: John Banzhaf of Action on Smoking and Health, 202-659-4310 or 703-527-8418/
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