Worksite tobacco control programs: the role of occupational health.

  title={Worksite tobacco control programs: the role of occupational health.},
  author={Glorian Sorensen},
  journal={Respiration physiology},
  volume={128 1},
Worksite tobacco control initiatives face a crucial challenge: the growing occupational disparity in smoking prevalence. Blue-collar workers are more likely to be smokers than workers are in white-collar jobs. Blue-collar workers also experience a high prevalence of hazardous exposures on the job. Given these multiple risks, it is imperative that successful comprehensive programs be developed to promote and protect the health of blue-collar workers. Although evidence is still accruing about the… CONTINUE READING

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