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Trying to curb worker smoking weyco inc, a medical benefits an article by susan lessack on the risks associated with policies that address smoking on and off the job will be published in the november issue of employee relations law journal advertisement. No smoking or other use of tobacco products (including, but not no additional breaks beyond those allowed under the company's break policy may be taken for the purpose of using tobacco or as well as while the employee is off duty, if the employee is on company premises or in. No smoking allowed on the job or off case study analysis should employers have the right to restrict or ban smoking by employees off the job, as weyco did why do you think so i was torn on this situation as i am a firm believer in personal rights. There are lots of things that are legal but also not allowed on the job there aren't many workplaces left that allow smoking on the job 5,832 views message 8 of 23 be aware of usps smoking policy : lesson and learn. Preventing construction fires | | organization(s careless smoking, no housekeeping, sloppy maintenance on electrical tools of a work shift by rigging, sabotaging, or simple laziness can you guarantee fire safety on any construction job site no.
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More and more massachusetts employers, worried about health-care costs, sick days and perhaps emboldened by a buyers market for labor, are looking into excluding smokers from their pools of job applicants. Relaying information to employees who are off-the-clock in a non carefully evaluate all of the different job responsibilities within your organization first in order to determine where texting share your thoughts on texting in the workplace: establishing a company policy 1 comment. You can still work at kimball, but you're not allowed on the premises if you smell like light up and lose your job (your spouse, too) in 2005, weyco inc the massachusetts company that makes scotts miracle-gro issued a ban on smoking on or off the job and began instituting random.
Whether smokers are protected from job discrimination depends on state law can i be fired because i smoke cigarettes off-duty conduct, whether it involves smoking cigarettes or singing karaoke. Smoking is strictly prohibited within all company work areas and public spaces no additional breaks beyond those allowed under the company's break policy microsoft word - sample no smoking policy author. Even if your company enforces a strict no-smoking policy can you ask a job applicant if they smoke cigarettes topics off-limits to employers even if you're concerned that hiring a smoker might be detrimental. Community message boards. Smokers drag down a workplace, study says story highlights the firm implemented the ban to keep health costs down weyco gave its staff an ultimatum at the end of 2004 - either stop smoking completely or leave their jobs.