Headlines Tagged with Rail Travel — 558 headlines found
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
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
Electronic cigarettes are not included in the definition of “smoking” in the New York State Clean Indoor Air Act, which is to say that the New York state Legislature has not added e-cigarettes to any smoking ban other than sales. That the Long Island Rai
Jul 23, 2013 New York Journal News
added Jul 24, 2013 03:28
Electronic cigarettes are fairly new and not much is known about them, so why would the LIRR group them with tobacco cigarettes â€” even if they have no tobacco?
Jul 18, 2013 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 18, 2013 14:47
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
Jul 16, 2013 New York Post
added Jul 16, 2013 22:56
The Long Island Rail Road thanks you for not smoking on its trains -- even if it's not really smoke. Responding to concerns raised by a commuter watchdog group, the LIRR has clarified its policy on smoking to also include a ban on electronic cigarettes.
Jul 13, 2013 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 13, 2013 23:49