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Helping Employees Quit Smoking

Helping Your Employees Quit Smoking

The Facts

  • Smokers waste 10% of company time on "smoking rituals" every single day
  • Absenteeism rates for smokers are 50% higher than for nonsmokers
  • Health, life and disability insurance premiums for smokers are more costly
  • The workplace is an ideal environment in which to encourage smokers to quit
  • Seventy percent of all current smokers express a desire to quit. WE can help!
  • Maintenance costs are decreased when smoke, matches and butts are eliminated in facilities and company vehicles
  • The risk of fire is lower in smoke-free environments

What We Can Do For You?

  • We can provide Stop Smoking Classes for your employees
  • We have helped thousands of people on Long Island quit smoking. Our success rates are among the highest in the United States

If you would like an on-site cessation program for your employees, please call the Center for Tobacco Control for information about services and fees (516) 466-1980.