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Helping 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.