Smoking Ban

  • How Employers Mistreat Workers -- Legally [VIDEO]

    How Employers Mistreat Workers -- Legally [VIDEO]

    Most workers have had times in their careers when they felt they weren't being treated fairly by their employer. But the question remains: Is it illegal, and if so, what can I do about it? As part of AOL Jobs' web video series, "Lunchtime Live," employment lawyer and AOL Jobs blogger Donna Ballman fielded... Continue Reading

  • Delray Beach, Fla., Bans Hiring Smokers

    Delray Beach, Fla., Bans Hiring Smokers

    First, they were kicked out of airplanes, then hospitals, and restaurants, and bars. Offices sent them out onto the streets, and some companies even refused to hire them at all. And as of Tuesday, the City Commission of Delray Beach, Fla., made it official, reports the South Florida Sun Sentinel: Smokers need... Continue Reading

  • U.S. City Weighs Ban On Hiring Of All Smokers

    U.S. City Weighs Ban On Hiring Of All Smokers

    For years now, employers have banned smokers from lighting up in the office. But now, with evidence that smokers have higher medical costs, the question is: Should employers ban hiring smokers altogether? Continue Reading