TITLE

CCTV used to spy on employees

AUTHOR(S)
Overell, Stephen
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
People Management;4/18/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the use of closed-circuit television (CCTV) in preventing crimes. Cost of surveillance equipment; Issues in the effect of CCTV in workplace; Reactions of trade unions to the system.
ACCESSION #
9710280521

 

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