Cigarette Safety

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Cigarette Safety (Extinguishing)

Prevention tips to accompany photos:

  • If you smoke, think about quitting.
  • Put out all cigarettes, cigars, or pipes before you leave a room or area.
  • Choose fire-safe cigarettes. They are made to go out if left unattended and are less likely to start a fire.
Close up of hand extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand
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Close up of hand extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand

Hands extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs and feet visible (outdoors)
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Hands extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs and feet visible (outdoors)

Closer-cropped vertical shot of woman extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand (outdoors)
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Closer-cropped vertical shot of woman extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand (outdoors)

Vertical shot of woman extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand (outdoors)
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Vertical shot of woman extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand (outdoors)

One hand seen extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs visible (outdoors)
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One hand seen extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs visible (outdoors)

Slightly closer crop of one hand extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs visible (outdoors)
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Slightly closer crop of one hand extinguishing cigarette in urn with sand; legs visible (outdoors)

Cigarette Safety (Soak Ashes in Water)

Prevention tips to accompany photos:

  • Soak ashes in water before dumping them in the trash.
  • For help to quit smoking, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669).
Hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray with more cigarettes in view
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Hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray with more cigarettes in view

Closer shot of hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray in view
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Closer shot of hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray in view

Hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray with cigarettes also in view with fuller hand
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Hand holding cigarette under running water; ashtray with cigarettes also in view with fuller hand

Close up of faucet, hand holding cigarette under running water and ashtray
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Close up of faucet, hand holding cigarette under running water and ashtray

Overhead shot of hand holding cigarette under running water with ashtray visible
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Overhead shot of hand holding cigarette under running water with ashtray visible

Overhead shot of hand holding cigarette under running water; both forearms in view
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Overhead shot of hand holding cigarette under running water; both forearms in view