Tobacco Information for Property Managers

Tobacco smoke and aerosols from other tobacco products can travel through doors, windows, plumbing, and electrical outlets into halls and neighbors' homes.

Tobacco smoke can trigger asthma attacks and cause other health problems, especially for: pregnant women, babies, the elderly, and people with chronic health conditions.

What you should do

  • Pass policies that prohibit smoking indoors and keep outdoor smoking areas away from doors, windows, and patios.
  • Contact our Live Smokefree-RI program for free technical assistance and resources.