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Legal issues affecting employee assistance programs by William A. Carnahan

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Published by Association of Labor-Management Administrators and Consultants on Alcoholism in Arlington, Va. (1800 N. Kent St., Suite 907, Arlington 22209) .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Employee assistance programs -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Labor discipline -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Alcoholism and employment -- United States.,
  • Drugs and employment -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby William A. Carnahan.
SeriesLegal monograph, Legal monography (Arlington, Va.)
ContributionsAssociation of Labor-Management Administrators and Consultants on Alcoholism (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF3550 .C37 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. ;
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2982458M
LC Control Number84233344

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