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[Ireland] Frequently Asked Questions: Can I smoke on the train?

NO. Smoking is prohibited on all trains, offices and enclosed station areas. Iarnród Éireann treats replacement devices such as e-cigarettes in an identical manner to traditional cigarettes and they cannot be used onboard trains, within offices or in enc
Irish Rail (ie)
added Mar 11, 2014 09:15

[Australia] Smoking ban gets tick of approval

RAILWAY stations and tram stops are set to be smoke free after the state government extended a smoking ban on public transport spaces on Sunday. Minister for Health David Davis and Minister for Public Transport Terry Mulder announced changes to the Tran
Bendigo Advertiser (au)
added Oct 14, 2013 15:06

New fears as wave of smokers are now using E-cigarettes to smoke marijuana in public

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 13, 2013 14:35

[Australia] EDITORIAL: State strikes new blow against lethal tobacco

The State Government gets it, announcing today that from next year smoking will be banned on train platforms and raised platforms at super tram stops. Adults risk a $212 fine and under-age smokers $72 for smoking at these stops, just like they do at und
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Oct 12, 2013 20:27

[New York] E-asy, riders: No smokeless cigs on the LIRR

the railroad's lawyers looked closely at legislation passed in Albany in 2011 that made it illegal to smoke on a train, a platform or a station -- and that the legislation includes a ban on electronic cigarettes. The law, which went into effect in Novemb
New York Post
added Jul 16, 2013 22:56

Russian smokers enjoy last day of tobacco freedom

According to the new law, from June 1, smokers will not be allowed to smoke in public places, schools, universities, in buildings of state authorities, regional public transport, railway stations, airports, elevators and stairwells, playgrounds and bus st
Pravda Online
added May 31, 2013 11:34

[Canada] 'Irresponsible, illegal and extremely dangerous' Montreal subway drinking marathon prompts investigation

Participants are seen drinking and smoking on métro cars and platforms; vomiting in métro cars and on platforms and outside stations; urinating on station benches, tracks and walls; sitting on platform edges; and drawing graffiti outside stations.
National Post (ca)
added Mar 29, 2013 16:08

[China] Bullet train smokers risk detention

SMOKERS on high-speed rail lines may be detained as Shanghai railway operators strengthen the crackdown on smoking onboard. The detention can range from five days to 10 days, said the Shanghai Railway Bureau. The change is effective immediately.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Dec 24, 2012 17:23

[China] Passenger smoking caused bullet train to speed down

This is the seventh time that alarm was triggered by smoking of passengers since December 1 this year, when the bullet train on Harbin-Dalian railway was first put to operation."
SINA (cn)
added Dec 4, 2012 03:46

[Switzerland] Swiss Rail to test smoke-free train stations and platforms

will experiment with smoking restrictions at various train stations in response to customer complaints about second-hand smoke and cigarette butts on platforms impacting on comfort.
Le News (ch)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:57
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