Where there's smoke

Beishon, Marc
December 2000
Director;Dec2000, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p107
Examines workplace policies on smoking, alcohol and drugs in Great Britain. Complaint of nonsmokers; Losses caused by smoking breaks; Results of studies on the link between productivity and alcohol consumption; Recommendation for dealing with serious substance misuse problems in the workplace.


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