vaping while unloading a truck

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by dpg420, Sep 14, 2019.

  1. dpg420

    dpg420 New Member

    I’ve been working as a package handler for a couple months now and I always vape while I’m unloading trucks/cans. Yesterday a dude I work with told me he heard that if a supervisor sees you vape in a truck you get fired on the spot. Is this true ? I’ve never been caught by a supervisor but I always assumed it would be more like a “hey you can’t do that” not immediate termination the first offense
     
  2. Poop Head

    Poop Head Lovin' every minute of it!

    They'll terminate you, then terminate your mother.
     
  3. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    It will not be immediately termination but if your building has a no smoking/vaping policy then you will be disciplined.
     
  4. Jones

    Jones fILE A GRIEVE! Staff Member

    I'd love to see UPS adopt a zero-tolerance policy on smoking/vaping anywhere on company property or in UPS vehicles. Termination for a 1st offense. Kill yourself with your nasty habit somewhere else, buddy.
     
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  5. dpg420

    dpg420 New Member

    I would but I like getting 350 dollars a week bonus for showing up to work 5 days a week so I think I’ll kill myself here
     
  6. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    Vape anything you want bro!
     
  7. Box Ox

    Box Ox Well-Known Member

    I wish you and your stupid :censored2: flute the best if you do get canned for it.
     
  8. Ghost in the Darkness

    Ghost in the Darkness Well-Known Member

    I saw an elderly guy out for a walk the other day... while smoking a cigar. That looked dumb too.
     
  9. Shift Inhibit

    Shift Inhibit He who laughs last didn't get it.

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  10. OrioN

    OrioN double tap o da horn dooshbag

    2nd hand vapor is less intrusive than 2nd hand smoke or cigars... U do u , whatever floats your boat, etc
     
  11. MyTripisCut

    MyTripisCut “They” are coming for us.

    Vaping is the coolest! Pineapple cherry flavored mist that turns your lungs to crystal! The best!
     
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  12. MyTripisCut

    MyTripisCut “They” are coming for us.

    Plus it looks so sexy!
     
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  13. Staydryitsraining

    Staydryitsraining Well-Known Member

    Do you wear white sunglasses too?
     
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  14. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    Enjoy vaping now. It will be gone soon. People are dying from it.
     
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  15. Misthios

    Misthios I love my job. Don't you?

    Who hurt you?
     
  16. silenze

    silenze Lunch is the best part of the day

    Most places have banned vaping in enclosed workspaces and bars and restaurants.
    you may not be protected from termination if you are committing a crime.
     
  17. iowa boy

    iowa boy Well-Known Member


    Here in Iowa, the state passed a law where you can't smoke in any business except when you are gambling in the casino. We have signs in all our cars that tell us we can't smoke while driving as its a company vehicle.
     
  18. DumbTruckDriver

    DumbTruckDriver Allergic to cardboard.

    I wish they would ban smoking in package cars here. Some of them :censored3:ing reek.
     
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  19. UnconTROLLed

    UnconTROLLed perfection

    let's ban tobacco and alcohol too
     
  20. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    No, just smoke the cigs for your fix.