Should eCigarettes to Be Banned from Workplaces?

Cigarettes, pipes, and all smoking devices have been banned from workplaces by a number of states in recent years. According to Workforce.com, smoking in the workplace has been banned by 29 states and the District of Columbia. With the advent of the eCigarette, however, comes a new debate: Do they fall under the category of … Continue reading Should eCigarettes to Be Banned from Workplaces?

ORNL Physicist Creates Smarter, Safer Smoke Detector Technology

A physicist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has developed a new smoke alarm technology that could help save lives. The device can differentiate between nuisance smoke, like that from a burnt piece of food, and actual danger in a room. Bruce Warmack said his design is smarter, safer, and hopefully won't drive homeowners crazy by … Continue reading ORNL Physicist Creates Smarter, Safer Smoke Detector Technology