A study carried out by researcher at the University of Aberdeen has found smoking in cars is putting passengers at dangerous levels of pollutants. Up to three times higher than the World Health Organisation indoor air quality standards.
Whether you have the air conditioning on or the windows wide open these pollutants stay in your vehicle.
Have a look at these links. Next time we’re on a journey in the car think about who is in the car before you light your cigarette.
What can you do about it….
:-)Don’t smoke in the car
:-)Plan your journey - if you’re travelling far, it might help to take regular rest stops
where it is safe for you all to get out of the car.
Can you think of any others???
For help to stop smoking, keep nipping in to Quit Support to ask any questions or let us know how you’re getting on.