LEGAL MEMORANDUM: A BAN ON SMOKING IN FEDERAL BUILDINGS IS NOT REQUIRED TO ADDRESS LIABILITY CONCERNS

1993-04-21

Report discussing a proposed ban on smoking in all federal buildings. Expresses concern that the restriction protects non-smokers more than is necessary and is unwarranted in respect to federal liability of smoking in the workplace. Discusses a report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) which classifies tobacco smoke as a carcinogen and states that it causes lung cancer. Explains that ban... read more

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Subjects
Rosner, Robert A. (Smoking Policy Institute)
Ames, Bruce (University of California)
Davis, Dr. Devra Lee (National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences)
Lippman, Dr. Morton (Chairman, Science Advisory Board Committee)
PM
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
General Services Administration (GSA)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
National Academy of Sciences
Smoking Policy Institute
University of California
Wall Street Journal
National Research Council (NRC)
Center for Environmental Dispute Resolution
Science Advisory Board Committee
Meridian Research
Employment Compensation Appeals Board
FECA
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
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