‘Save us all and don’t light up as we’re filling up’
We are, surely, all aware of how dangerous smoking is to people's health, as well as the environment.
But smokers are also irresponsible. It is mandatory to switch off the car engine when you go to fill up your petrol but most drivers refuse to do this.
What makes the situation worse is smokers light their cigarettes at the petrol stations. I have witnessed
many a time, some amount of petrol dripping on to the forecourt when petrol is being dispensed.
This is dangerous as a lot of smokers just carelessly throw their butts on to the ground. The lit cigarette may easily come in contact with the fuel on the car’s body and a massive blaze can be ignited as a consequence.
I would like to see a ban on the sale of cigarettes at the petrol stations as it is an extremely dangerous and