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American Lung Association Comprehensive Tobacco-free Policy in Worksites

May 16, 2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center | Omaha, NE

The American Lung Association invites Omaha businesses to learn about the benefits of a comprehensive tobacco-free or nicotine-free workplace. Benefits of a comprehensive tobacco/nicotine-free workplace include:

  • Saves money

  • Creates a healthy and safe environment

  • Reduces exposure to cancer-causing secondhand and thirdhand smoke2

  • Boosts morale and productivity

There is NO cost to attend the workshop. FREE resources will be provided, including:

  • Review of existing worksite policy

  • Guidance to change or upgrade policy language

  • How to access to tobacco cessation resources

  • Technical assistance

  • Signage

  • Internal and external marketing campaign

This workshop will be held at the UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Space is limited. Registration is required.

https://action.lung.org/site/TR?fr_id=18266&pg=entry&_ga=2.54187247.619520010.1550516754-2075389401.1549311578

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