From the August 1981 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Driven to Drink?

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--A claim for compensation to a worker for job-related alcoholism has been filed here. The claim, first of its kind ever made to a workers compensation board in Canada, could lead to boards taking responsibility for treatment, rehabilitation, and wage replacement for many of Canada's estimated 750,000 alcoholics.

-- Tim Padmore

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