Table 3

Communicating smoking policies

Communicating smoking policiesCar reservation and pickup: type of car requested by confederate
Non-smokerNo preference stated: unknown designationSmoker
Local, N (%)National, N (%)Local, N (%)National, N (%)Local, N (%)National, N (%)
Rental contract
 Smoking allowed in car0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
 Smoking prohibited in car13 (26)22 (44)12 (24)18 (36)2 (8)0 (0)
 No mention of smoking37 (74)28 (56)38 (76)32 (64)23 (92)25 (100)
Non-smoking signage
 Rental office9 (22)0 (0)6 (15)0 (0)1 (5)0 (0)
 Front of car8 (16)7 (14)9 (18)7 (15)2 (8)6 (24)
 Back of car0 (0)1 (2)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
 Key ring1 (2)15 (31)2 (4)12 (25)1 (4)7 (28)
 Anywhere in car8 (16)21 (43)11 (22)16 (34)3 (12)10 (40)