Cooks smoking in the kitchen, a patron smoking outdoors at an ice cream parlor and customers lighting up in bars

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Cooks smoking in the kitchen, a patron smoking outdoors at an ice cream parlor and customers lighting up in bars were among the incidents that prompted 17 complaints to the Washtenaw County Health Department in the first year of Michigan’s workplace smoking ban.

During the same time period, the Health Department found that 12 restaurants or bars violated the ban. The department resolved the violations by talking to owners and managers about the ban, asking them to post signs and remove ashtrays where smoking had occurred and educate employees about enforcement.

12 violations issued in Washtenaw County during first year of state’s workplace smoking ban

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