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Medicine: Health Care / Smoking in the Workplace #155351

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 14, 1994
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(No location given: Sheilah Kast) The growing ban on smoking in the workplace that has extended to the policy of not hiring smokers featured. [Paty Company president John SEWARD, employee Sheila STEADMAN - explain why smokers are not hired.] [Smoker Mike OLIVE - says he was not hired because he smoked.] Statistics on health care costs for smokers versus non-smokers cited. [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Lewis MALTBY - opposes extending the ban beyond the workplace.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) The strict anti-smoking policy in the Los Angeles suburb of Rolling Hills, California, because of the threat of wildfires reported.

Kast, Sheilah;
Simpson, Carole

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