Headlines Tagged with Rail Travel — 569 headlines found
I don’t know whether electronic cigarette users are as pugilistic, but after my column last week on whether using those devices — what’s known as “vaping” — is allowed on Metro, I heard from both sides of the matter.
May 28, 2013 Washington Post
added May 30, 2013 01:13
Vienna’s public transit network (the Wiener Linien) is cracking down on people smoking e-cigarettes, and riding scooters on train platforms. In its new house rules, to be published on October 1st, the transit company explicitly forbids the smoking of e-
Sep 21, 2015 The Local Austria (at)
added Sep 21, 2015 22:00
a Southern spokesman said: "From Sunday, July 26, electronic cigarettes were no longer permitted on Southern and Gatwick Express trains, nor at Southern stations. We joined the Govia Thameslink Railway franchise on that date and decided to introduce this
Aug 6, 2015 Surrey Mirror (uk)
added Aug 6, 2015 13:47
“The law’s goal is not to catch and punish smokers but to demonstrate that smoking is a bad habit,” Vladimir Platonov ...“but I don’t see how a smoker can tolerate refraining from smoking in a long-distance train bound, say, for Vladivostok.”
Jul 21, 2014 TASS (ru)
added Jul 21, 2014 12:33
[UK] Police in Cambridgeshire can smoke e-cigarettes after health review - but they are banned on our trains
The move to allow Cambridgeshire police to puff on e-cigarettes at work has been upheld following a review over health fears. Bosses of the force bucked the current trend to ban the controversial devices and despite a British Medical Association recomme
Aug 21, 2013 Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Aug 21, 2013 10:46
Some are pleased with the decision to ban smoking from all train platforms, while others say that the ban will not be respected and will go up in smoke
Aug 5, 2013 Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Aug 6, 2013 14:20
SCOTRAIL has banned e-cigarettes from its trains and railway stations as concerns over their safety continue to grow. The train company this week confirmed staff and passengers were no longer allowed to use the smoking devices on their services.
Jun 14, 2013 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:51
ELECTRONIC cigarette users, who are trying to kick the habit, have been banned from using the devices on First Capital Connect (FCC) trains.
May 30, 2013 Hunts Post (uk)
added May 30, 2013 06:59
Teens have taken a technology that was supposed to help grownups stop smoking and invented a new kind of bad habit, molded in their own image...The Juul, despite all the teenage Instagram feeds I’ve seen, feels clinical, sensible, virtuous.
May 7, 2018 The New Yorker
added May 7, 2018 19:13
Rail companies have banned e-cigarettes from their trains and stations, saying people using them make other travellers feel "uneasy".
Aug 11, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 23:03