With all the damage that smoking causes to the Health sector ,I Question why we don’t just ban the things.If people want to smoke ,let them grow it themselves. At supercare4u.com I insist that drivers that must smoke do so outside the van and not have the smoke inside the van.Thankfully we only have one driver that does smoke and I keep working on him to quit.There is nothing like a reformed smoker to be the BOSS.
The New Zealand government is seeking to reduce the percentage of smokers in the country from 15 to 5 per cent.
Their goal is to reduce the portion of smokers in the country to 5 per cent by 2025.
At the moment, there are an estimated 650,000 smokers in New Zealand – which is about 15 per cent of its total population of 4.37 million
The government of New Zealand is considering boosting the cost of a pack of cigarettes to $100 by 2020.
The paper recommends an initial $60 price hike in 2013 and then 10 per cent every year until it hits $100.