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Re: [IP] Need your comments about taking a physical for a new job



I apoligize, I must have read that wrong.

That's why I included bus drivers in my list of *exceptions*

I'm saying that there is no justification for testing secretaries and
janitors and such.


On 25 Oct 2000, at 19:41, jmd5256 wrote:

> Personally, I'm opposed to medical testing/physicals/drug testing
> for jobs that don't involve protecting lives (such as pilots, bus/taxi
> drivers, etc).
>
>
> These test are necessary test that need to be done for certain jobs that
> don't involve protecting lives.  I am a school bus driver.  It is very
> important that we be in good physical shape and that we are drug free.  In
a
> sense our job does involve protecting lives.  .  Would you want someone
who
> is high on something,  been drinking or has a physical problem which
clouds
> their judgment or slows their  reflexes  driving your kids to school and
> home everyday?    We have to be alert at all times to ensure the safety of
> all children on our bus.  We have random drug testing where I work.  I am
> not trying to make anyone mad and if I have I am sorry.  I just wanted to
> say that there are some reasons these tests have to be done.
>
>
>
>
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