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[UK] So where can you still vape?

The train company is the latest in a long list of organisations to ban "vaping". It joins sports stadiums, high street shops and some hospitals. The bans are controversial. In most cases, they aren't on health or legal grounds, but for the comfort of oth
BBC Online
added Jun 15, 2015 17:20
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[UK] E-cigarettes have now been banned from most British trains, stations and platforms despite it being totally legal

‘We have a no smoking policy regardless of the type of device customers would like to smoke. ‘Our concern is that e-cigarettes will unsettle other passengers or cause people to think that smoking real cigarettes is allowed. Many airlines also enforce th
Metro Café (uk)
added Jun 11, 2015 16:16
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[UK] E-cigarettes ban introduced by rail firm

The Southern train company is to impose a ban on e-cigarette smoking. The rail firm will, from July 26, join a number of other rail firms in banning e-cigarettes across all of its services and at stations.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jun 10, 2015 11:13
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[California] BART Board votes unanimously to ban e-cigarettes

BART officials said that because there are no state and federal guidelines to restrict the smoking of e-cigarettes, the transit agency's only immediate option is to enact an ordinance allowing the agency to enforce a restriction.
KGO-TV ABC7
added Feb 13, 2015 03:26
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[California] BART plans to ban e-cigarettes

Responding to riders complaints, BART plans to join the ranks of public transit agencies snuffing out e-cigarette use on its trains and stations. The Bay Area Rapid Transit Board board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimou
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jan 28, 2015 14:14
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Rail Agencies Adopting Smoking Policies to Cover E-Cigarettes

many transit agencies around the US are getting ahead of the game. They are starting to adopt regulatory policies that treat e-cigarettes the same as regular tobacco products. These agencies, including Virginia Railway Express (VRE), have concluded that
The Legal Examiner
added Apr 30, 2014 23:28
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[Ireland] Attack on the vapours 'unfair', say those using e-cigarettes to quit

Iarnród Éireann has followed the example of Dublin Bus, which banned “vaping” on buses late last year. Clíodhna Ní Fhátharta of Dublin Bus says the aim was to keep buses a “smoke-free environment for both our passengers and employees”. When it is put to
Irish Times (ie)
added Mar 24, 2014 18:01
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[Ireland] Ó Fátharta: Time to clear the air over use of e-cigarettes

In the absence of regulation, certain semi-state bodies have already moved to ban their use. Most notably, the major public transport carriers — Iarnród Éireann, Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann have all banned their use on all services they operate. On the
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 18, 2014 02:28
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[Ireland] Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?

Yes, it's unpleasant to be around them. 19% (733) No, they help smokers quit and don't do harm to others. 52% (2016) Don't know. 27% (1057)
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 11, 2014 09:09
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[Australia] Smokers face train station ban under new State Government health rules

SMOKERS will be forced to butt out at railway stations from early next year with the State Government set to ban smoking on train platforms. Under new rules to be unveiled today by Health Minister David Davis and Transport Minister Terry Mulder, cigaret
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Oct 14, 2013 15:05
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