Tag Archive for 'cigarette litter'

Economic benefits from smoke-free laws and tobacco control policies

March 28th, 2014 by The Lancet

The introduction of laws banning smoking in public places and workplaces in North America and Europe has been quickly followed by large drops in rates of preterm births and children attending hospital for asthma, according to the first systematic review and meta-analysis examining the effect of smoke-free legislation on child health, published in the paper ‘Effect […]

Guernsey Police issue fixed penalty notices for littering

May 13th, 2013 by Guernsey Police

Guernsey Police are planning to enforce anti-littering legislation by issuing fixed penalty notices over the coming few days. The drive to reduce the amount of cigarette litter in St Peter Port is in direct support to the parish authorities who are concerned of the negative impression the litter gives to visitors and the cost of […]