HC Deb 05 July 1993 vol 228 c56W
Mrs. Peacock

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what proposal he has to amend health and safety legislation to provide a remedy for employees whose health is threatened by passive smoking at work; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Michael Forsyth

[holding answer 1 July 1993]: Adequate legal protection for employees against risks to health from passive smoking at work is already provided by section 2 of the Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act 1974. No amendment is therefore necessary.

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