BMA calls for smoking to be banned in public placesBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7137.1037a (Published 04 April 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1037
- Linda Beecham
The BMA says that legislation or regulation to ban smoking in public places is essential to protect people from the dangers of passive smoking. It criticises the delay in the publication of the government's white paper on tobacco control.
In a letter to Tessa Jowell, the minister for public health, …