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Drug Testing In Organisations Pro and Con

Drug Testing In Organisations Pro and Con While high on marijuana, a computer operator at the main computer reservations centre of a major airline failed to load a crucial tape at a crucial time. The result was eight hours of down computer time, erased reservations, and a 19 million loss to the airlines. Commenting on the 19 million loss, an airline spokesman said That was an awfully expensive joint by anybody's standards. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Equal Opportunities International Emerald Publishing

Drug Testing In Organisations Pro and Con

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0261-0159
DOI
10.1108/eb010569
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Abstract

While high on marijuana, a computer operator at the main computer reservations centre of a major airline failed to load a crucial tape at a crucial time. The result was eight hours of down computer time, erased reservations, and a 19 million loss to the airlines. Commenting on the 19 million loss, an airline spokesman said That was an awfully expensive joint by anybody's standards.

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Equal Opportunities InternationalEmerald Publishing

Published: Feb 1, 1992

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