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Document ID (ISN)59249
CIS number 92-2099
ISBN(s) 0-916559-08-4
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Walsh J.M., Yohay S.C.
Title Drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace: A guide to the issues
Bibliographic information National Foundation for the Study of Equal Employment Policy, 1015 15th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20005, USA, 1987. viii, 150p. 173 ref.
Abstract Contents of this basic reference source concerning drug and alcohol abuse in the US: choices facing employers in developing a substance abuse policy; effects of drug abuse on an individual; substance abuse programmes and employees' rights to privacy and due process of law; substance abuse programmes and employment discrimination statutes; substance abuse programmes in the unionised workplace - the National Labor Relations Act and collective-bargaining agreements; President's Executive Order on the use of illegal drugs by Federal Employees and State and local legislative proposals; elements of a substance abuse programme. Detailed bibliography classified by type of drug.
Descriptors (primary) health programmes; workplaces; alcoholism; drug dependence
Descriptors (secondary) tranquillizers; narcotics; responsibilities of employers; USA; responsibilities of employees; amphetamine; manuals; collective agreements; legislation; phencyclidine
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Workplace health promotion