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Special Segment (Computers: Big Brother) #550649

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jun 23, 1986
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(NYC: Mike Jensen) Intrusion into workers' lives by company computers and resulting psychological stress as human factor is ignored examined; Carey Krumpler, Fu Yatu and Laurie Mann cited as exs. [MANN - notes pressure to perform for computer monitor.] Scenes from Charlie Chaplin's "Modern Times" shown. [Postal Workers Union spokesperson William BURRUS - calls for limitations on computers.] Karen Sullivan's computer monitoring of staff noted. John Lozano's experience with computer monitor detailed. [LOZANO - preferred pre- computer workplace.] Truck driver Carey Crumpler's experience described. [Vernon FLOYD - defs. computers' role in truck company] [Pat SMITH - resents constant scrutiny.]

Jensen, Mike;
Utley, Garrick

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