Washington State University
Environmental Health & Safety General Asbestos Awareness: Online Training

Cigarette Smoking


Smokers who are exposured to asbestos have a much higher
risk of getting lung cancer than do non-smokers who are exposed to asbestos.


Resources to help you stop smoking:

  • WSU students may contact Cougar Health Services Services for
    information about university-sponsored smoking cessation programs at 509-335-3575.
  • A WSU faculty or staff employee may contact his or her health insurance provider or visit BeTobaccoFree.gov  to find smoking cessation programs in your area.