Alliance clears air about smoking law
The roundtable covered what the law means, what a nonexempt workplace is, compliance, what to do if someone is in violation of the law and additional resources for more information.
“This law is designed to protect us from secondhand smoke,” Smith said. “I have learned today from our representative from the American Cancer Society that exposure to eight hours of cigarette smoke is like smoking 36 cigarettes on your own. I think that is a fantastic justification for why this law is needed.”