Skip to content
This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies. You can change your settings or learn more here.
OK
Image: Shutterstock/Diego Cervo

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?

Is this practice commonplace enough to make a ban by the government necessary?
Nov 8th 2019, 10:28 AM 26,108 96

SHOULD THE GOVERNMENT introduce a ban of vaping in the workplace?

Last month, Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin called on the government to consider extending the workplace smoking ban to cover vaping products.

The Taoiseach responded to say that it would be considered if doctors advised that it should be done, adding: “There are lots of things that you can do that are bad for you which we don’t necessarily ban the sale of or the advertising for”.

The original ban was introduced to protect people from the dangers of inhaling second-hand smoke – which would fit with a workplace ban, if that was decided. 

So – what do you think? Should the State introduce a vaping ban for workplaces? 


Poll Results:

Yes (8844)
No (2276)
I don't know (283)



Who is behind the phenomenal growth of the vaping industry in Ireland? Help Noteworthy.ie investigate through their investigative proposal launched today

Send a tip to the author

Gráinne Ní Aodha

COMMENTS (96)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a comment

     
    cancel reply
    Back to top