Headlines Tagged with Rail Travel — 543 headlines found
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
Oct 12, 2013 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Oct 12, 2013 20:27
‘Toilet smokers’ in trains beware! The state railway police is launching a drive against this menace in trains and will conduct awareness programmes against tobacco use.
Sep 2, 2013 Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Sep 3, 2013 03:12
[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
A spokesperson from First Capital Connect said that they 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 re
Aug 12, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Aug 13, 2013 16:07
"This will only spore fear and rumour," Forest campaign manager Angela Harbutt said. "The idea that e-cigarettes are being banned on trains is absolutely ludicrous. "The only justification that has emerged thus far is that using one just happens to loo
Aug 12, 2013 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2013 17:47
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
Train operators in Britain say they have banned the use of e-cigarettes by passengers because the devices can make others feel uneasy. Train operators C2C, Greater Anglia and First Capital Connect said the 1.5 million Britons who use the devices may not
Aug 11, 2013 UPI
added Aug 11, 2013 22:24
COMMUTERS in Essex, trying to kick the habit by smoking electronic cigarettes, will no longer be able to use the devices on trains. Rail operators in the county have joined other major companies in banning the use of the e-cigarettes on services.
Aug 11, 2013 Echo Newspapers (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:20
Transport For London staff have been banned from using electronic cigarettes at work because they are too realistic. And customers may also be forbidden to “smoke” them in future, bosses at TfL say.
Aug 8, 2013 London Evening Standard (uk)
added Aug 9, 2013 13:13
The property management company for the station made the move after realizing that secondhand smokefree was driving potential customers away from the farmers’ market. The signs went up late last week.
Jul 22, 2013 Smokefree DC
added Aug 8, 2013 21:41