Initial findings: Uptake and use of non-smoking policy violation data system

July 10, 2018

Ellen Childs, PhD, and John Kane, DPP, members of the Building Success research team, presented “Tracking Reports of Smoking Violations in Public Housing: Initial Findings” at the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) annual conference in Anaheim, CA, on June 28, 2018.

Their presentation focused on results of a smoking violations data system that was implemented at Boston Housing Authority. The system includes a violation tracking database, a reporting voicemail tip line, and dissemination of information about the non-smoking policy and violation reporting options to residents. Download slides…