Smokers Need Not Apply: Is Hiring Ban Trend of the Future?

For about two decades, smokers have been pushed steadily out of the workplace, as lawmakers and employers have sought to minimize exposure to second-hand smoke. Employers have confined smokers to designated areas, moved smoking areas outside buildings, and limited smoking breaks. Now, some companies are opting to push smokers out of the workplace altogether. That's the case with the Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA), an employer of 45 that announced earlier this month it would no longer...Full Story
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