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What’s the Real Cost of Keeping Secondhand Smoke in Casinos?

A lot has changed in the gaming industry since 2008. Today 85 percent of U.S. adults are nonsmokers, and smokefree indoor air is now the expectation for gaming enthusiasts cross…

Interview with Cynthia Hallett, ANR President and CEO

Cynthia Hallett, Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights (ANR) President and CEO was interviewed by Casino Journal regarding smokefree air: ANR Aims to Clear the Air Casino Journal – November 3, 2016…

MGM Resorts Quietly Makes Its Vegas Hotels Non-Smoking

MGM Resorts Quietly Makes Its Vegas Hotels Non-Smoking VitalVegas.com It’s a trend that’s flown largely under the radar, but MGM Resorts is quietly turning its Las Vegas resorts into non-smoking…

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Secondhand Smoke and Casino HVAC Systems: Don’t Buy the Ventilation Lie

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 CONTACT: Cynthia Hallett, MPH American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation cynthia.hallett@no-smoke.org [Las Vegas, NV] September 29, 2016: Before investing money in a costly casino…

Smokefree Air and the Future of the Gaming Industry

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 CONTACT: Cynthia Hallett, MPH American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation cynthia.hallett@no-smoke.org [Las Vegas, NV] September 27, 2016: In the gaming industry, it’s said that…

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Responsible Gaming: A Safer Place to Play and Work

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 CONTACT: Cynthia Hallett, MPH American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation cynthia.hallett@no-smoke.org [Las Vegas, NV] September 26, 2016: Responsible Gaming is based on the principle…

Going Smokefree Matters Casinos Infographic From the CDC

Going Smokefree Matters: Casinos

The CDC has created an infographic Going Smokefree Matters – Casinos, which describes the impact of secondhand smoke exposure in these venues.

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Smoking in casinos is going bye-bye

A piece by Roger Snow in the Global Gaming Business Magazine, titled “Family Feud – The biggest changes to table games in the last 20 years,” stated: No Smoking [15]…

CDC infographic about SHS in casinos

Going Smokefree Matters: Casinos

Ventilation systems do not address the health hazards of secondhand smoke in casinos. Learn more with this CDC infographic:

Smoking section possible cause of casino fire

Lighthorse Police Department releases cause of WinStar fire Gainesville Daily Register – February 5, 2016 THACKERVILLE, Okla. — Ashes from a cigarette are believed to be the cause of a…