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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.

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:

ad featuring a casino worker explaining how secondhand smoke hurts her lungs

Everyone deserves to breathe clean indoor air

This print ad quotes a casino worker speaking up about how secondhand smoke hurts her lungs and stating that all employees deserve to work in a clean, safe environment. For…

Jay’s Story

Jay has been frequenting casinos for 25 years and remembers what it was like when Colorado’s casinos were smoke-filled. Because Colorado’s state-regulated casinos are smokefree now, he has seen the…

NIOSH: Secondhand Smoke and Gaming Workplaces

Secondhand Smoke Causes Death and Disease in Casino Workers and Patrons A federal report from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) conducted indoor air quality assessments and…

Jane’s Story

An interview with former casino worker Jane (Janie) Kilgor in Las Vegas, NV. Hear from Jane, what is was like to work as a dealer in casinos in all that…