Vaping is 95% safer than smoking: campaign resources

Vaping is 95% safer than smoking. Fact or factoid?

Where does the 95% figure come from?

Infographic. Where did the 95% figure come from? (download a copy)


Forums are a valuable online resource for new vapers. They provide a wealth of information and an opportunity to ask questions from experienced vapers who are very willing to share their knowledge.

Vaping Australia Forum

Visit Vaping Australia Forum

Australian forum for vapers for information sharing and queries.

E-cigarette Forum

Visit the E-cigarette Forum

The world’s largest e-cigarette website (US based)

Vape Fam Facebook Group

Visit Vape Fam on Facebook

A good Australian facebook page, very friendly and helpful for new users


Visit Muffs-A-Puffin

Supportive group for women who love to vape and share experiences and stories about vaping


UK National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training (NCSCT) and Public Health England

An independent introduction to vaping for smokers
E-cigarette safety: the facts explained (13 mins)
E-cigarette safety: the facts explained (short) (2m 20sec)
Top tips for safer vaping
This short animated film explores the headlines and the evidence on the health effects of secondhand vapour.
This video demonstrates the difference in the health impact of smoking and vaping.

Personal stories

Switch to Vaping - Dianne Gorman
Switch to Vaping - Michael Collins
Switch to Vaping - Steve Elsom
Switch to Vaping - Various responses

Other videos

E-cigarettes. A threat or an opportunity? Associate Professor Colin Mendelsohn
Joe Hildebrand talks sense on The Bolt Report


Here is a list of scientific reports by independent expert organisations that have reviewed the science on vaping.

E-Cigarette Academy
For practical advice on all vaping matters.

Vaping 360
Reliable news on everything vaping


Clive Bates: The counterfactual
Insightful analysis by the world’s leading campaigner on tobacco harm reduction and former head of Action on Smoking and Health UK.

Professor Michael Siegel: The Rest of the Story
Analysis and commentary by leading US academic.

Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos: E-cigarette Research
Scientific blog by one of the world’s leading e-cigarette researchers.

Professor Brad Rodu: Tobacco Truth
Professor of Medicine with special expertise in tobacco harm reduction.

Harry’s blog
Blog by Harry Shapiro on the Nicotine Science and Policy website.

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