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Drugs / Workplace / Impairment Testing #129488

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 05, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(San Diego: Gary Shepard) One company's solution to drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace featured; details given of computerized hand- to-eye coordination test used by Old Town Trolley Company in San Diego to determine if workers are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. [Company's general manager Don HARRISON - comments on test.] [Performance Factors, Incorporated, Marc SILVERMAN - says test checks one's coordination without prying into one's lifestyle.] [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Ed CHEN - comments.] [Driver Jimmy DAVISON, Debbi ANDREEN - support the test.] Use of a daily impairment test by other companies explained.

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Gary

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