Tobacco: About Secondhand Smoke

Secondhand smoke is the deadly, toxic smoke that is inhaled by someone who is exposed to the smoke either directly or indirectly. Second-hand smoke is a killer. (more)

To minimize the effects of secondhand smoke, Rhode Island has made it illegal to smoke in public work places, restaurants and public parks.

What you should do

If you are a smoker quit, or at least do not smoke near others and never in a public place or restaurant. (more)

If you experience problems with secondhand smoke, let us know. (complaint form)