From the October 1981 magazine.

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Getting Tough With Employees

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA--Employees of Ansett Transport Industries and the TNT group of companies have been banned from drinking alcohol during working hours, including meal breaks.

The Queensland president of the Federated Clerks Union, Mr. W. Thornton, has protested strongly against the decision and says it is a "gross invasion of privacy." An interoffice memo said the ban on drinking in working hours...

-- The Australian