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Commuting is such a drag! Video captures woman wearing an orange MTA vest lighting up a cigar on New York subway train

'Oh my god,' says one man. 'An MTA worker is lighting ... up.' Another man is then seen in the video entering the frame beside the woman and making an obscene gesture.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 18:53
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[New York] 7 train conductor punched in face after telling man to stop smoking, police say

An MTA conductor was punched in the face by an irate 7 train rider after being told that he was not permitted to smoke on the train, police said. The conductor, 50, caught the man smoking on a Manhattan-bound train as it was approaching the Hunters Poin
Sunnyside (NY) Post
added May 11, 2017 19:49
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[Asia, India] Health Ministry asks Railway Board to not allow junk food, tobacco ads

The health ministry has said that indirect or surrogate advertising of such products can increase the risk of non-communicable diseases... In January, Indian Railways had announced initiatives to increase its revenue from non-tariff sources. It plans to a
Down To Earth (DTE) (Society for Environmental Communications) (in)
added Apr 10, 2017 18:59
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[Asia, Korea - South] Seoul to expand no-smoking zones at subway entrances from Sept.

The Seoul municipal government on Sunday said it plans to expand no-smoking zones at subway entrances to better address public health concerns. Under the changes that will go into effect as of Sept. 1, people caught smoking within 10 meters of a subway e
Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added Jul 31, 2016 20:05
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[Asia-pacific, Hong Kong] Another commuter gets away with smoking inside MTR station

A woman was found smoking inside the Cheung Sha Wan MTR station, but she only received a verbal warning from staff of the train operator. At 9:40 a.m. Thursday a woman wearing a black T-shirt and blue jeans was seen smoking while walking along the conco
EJ Insight (Hong Kong Economic Journal) (hk)
added Jul 22, 2016 23:46
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LETTER: The Daily Telegraph through the eyes of its readers: Railway nuisances 15 November 1855

If people cannot be happy without (to them) the “indulgence” of a weed during a short journey by railway, why not have compartments expressly for that purpose...so that those who do not wish to inhale the fumes of stale tobacco may be released from the nu
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 25, 2016 14:58
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[UK] Ban on smoking e-cigarettes at London Midland stations starts

Passengers at London Midland train stations throughout Warwickshire are banned from using electronic cigarettes from today. The ban will covers stations such as Nuneaton, Bedworth, Atherstone, Stratford, Stratford Parkway and Kenilworth, as well as the t
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 2, 2015 17:36
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[UK] E-cigarettes to be banned from all London Midland train stations

Passengers will be barred from using electronic cigarettes at a number of stations in Warwickshire from December 1. London Midland has taken the decision to ban passengers and staff from using e-cigarettes on their trains and also at their 147 stations
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:52
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[Florida] Tri-Rail adding more smoking restrictions at stations

The commuter rail line will not allow any passengers to smoke anywhere but restricted designated areas at each of the 18 stations starting Oct. 1. E-cigarettes are also included in the restrictions
WSVN-TV Fox 7 (Miami, FL)
added Aug 31, 2015 19:36
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[California] E-cigarettes banned on trolleys, buses

Use of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers and other similar devices is now prohibited on San Diego mass transportation vehicles as well as and bus and trolley stops. The 15-member Metropolitan Transit System board voted unanimously on the new regulation
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Jun 21, 2015 15:22
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