In order to comply with all current government legislation, all UK workplaces and enclosed areas must be completely smoke-free, with many businesses adopting the same approach to people using e-cigarettes or vapes.
While legislation has been around for some time surrounding this, many businesses including offices and venues throughout the UK still do not have adequate enclosed facilities for their employees or visitors to smoke or vape.
Investing in smoking shelters for your business can offer many benefits for both your employees and customers. As smoking regulations continue to evolve and the public becomes increasingly aware of the dangers of second-hand smoke from cigarettes, e-cigarettes and vapes providing designated smoking areas can be a smart move.
Financial Benefits of smoking shelters
Smoking shelters can also be beneficial for your business from a financial standpoint. By providing designated smoking areas, you can help to reduce the risk of fire and other smoking-related accidents on your property. This can help to lower your insurance costs and reduce the likelihood of costly lawsuits.
In addition, by providing designated smoking areas, you can help to reduce the amount of smoking-related litter on your property. This can help to keep your property looking clean and tidy, which can make a positive impression on your customers and employees.
Another benefit of investing in smoking shelters is that it can help to improve the overall productivity of your employees. By providing designated smoking areas, you can help to reduce the amount of time that employees spend smoking, which can help to increase their overall productivity.
Tamstar Smoke or Vape Shelter Options – The perfect solution.
A simple smoking shelter is an enclosed structure with a roof and glass or Perspex plastic sides, so providing any hideaway and protection from the elements will certainly be welcomed by smokers.
The installation of our smoking and vaping shelters allows you to comply with UK legislation and provide a sheltered area that is for those who choose to smoke or vape.
Not only does this help to provide a better look to the premises and enhance the presentation of your workplace, but it also provides an area for people to go that is specifically designating for those wishing to smoke or vape.
The framework is made from heavy duty galvanised steel and impact resistant glazing panels so should provide plenty years of use without making a large investment especially as companies budgets are being restricted.
For a small extra cost you can also go for a colour coated frame option available in Blue, Black and Green.
Outdoor Smoking & E-Cigarette Shelters: Designs
The smoking and vaping shelters available through our website have all been designed with smoking policies in mind, and over 50% of the sides have been left open to enable fumes to disperse quickly and at the same time still offer the weather protection that smokers require.
Adding one of our larger smoking shelter options to your site does not mean creating an eyesore, and there are plenty of stylish designs available to suit every location and business. For instance, you can choose our simple 3 person wall-mounted Gamma canopy shelter starting from just £599+VAT. This reduces use of restricted floor space and stops them being classed as an enclosed space while essentially providing a suitable environment for smoking and vaping.
If you are a large business with many employees, then the Alcor 2 in 1 smoking cycle shelter may be the right choice for you. This modern smoking shelter can be two in one! Due to its modular extending design it’s the perfect choice for those looking to provide both a cycle storage facility and a smoking area in the same location.
Smoking shelter benefits in summary
To keep your area clean and tidy, our wall mounted and floor mountable ashtrays are an essential addition to the smoking shelter for your business and can further encourage people to dispose of their used cigarettes responsibly.
In doing so you make sure your cigarette waste is disposed of correctly and they will improve your workplace environment overall.
If you require any assistance with the specifications for our smoking shelters, including the maximum capacity of the individual designs, our team would be more than happy to answer your questions before you place your order.