Corfu, March 11,2020 IONIAN ISLANDS PRESS INFORMATION OFFICE
Special precautionary checks on the implementation of anti-smoking legislation in the Ionian Islands
(108) Violations were confirmed and (1,220) audits were carried out in health shops, public services and vehicles.
Mixed workshops consisting of police officers from the Zakynthos, Kefalonia, Corfu and Lefkada Police Directorates and relevant health services personnel have carried out specific checks on the implementation of anti-smoking legislation, from the implementation of the law until today.
Checks are carried out on the basis of a specific design aimed at the coordinated and effective implementation of the relevant legislation to protect public health in shops of public interest, in public services as well as in public and private vehicles.
The checks resulted in a total of (108) violations, of which twelve (12) were found in Kefalonia, (54) in Corfu, (23) in Zakynthos and (19) in Lefkada.
Relevant checks on anti-smoking legislation will be continued by the Ionian Islands Regional Police Directorate-General for the coming period.