U.S. Surgeon General’s Reports etc.

The Reports of the Surgeon General

National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health Current Intelligence Bulletin 54, June 1991:
       Environmental Tobacco Smoke in the Workplace: Lung Cancer and Other Health Effects.

Health Hazard Evaluation Report
HETA 2005-0076; 2005-0201-3080
Bally’s, Paris, and Caesars Palace Casinos
Las Vegas, Nevada
May 2009

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Recommendations p. 21:
We recommend eliminating tobacco from the casinos and implementing a smoking cessation program. The casinos should also eliminate smoking near building entrances and air intakes to protect employees from involuntary exposure to ETS. A physician should evaluate employees with respiratory symptoms, especially symptoms related to asthma that are associated with workplace exposures.

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