A SURVEY OF ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE PROGRAMS IN THE RAILROAD INDUSTRY

A survey of 20 industrial alcoholism and counseling programs run by railroad corporations covering 58 variables was made by semi-structured interviews of program directors, union officials, and by questionnaires applied to individual clients. Descriptions of program policy, practices, penetration rates, success rates, relationships to discipline and client population parameters are given along with other topical areas. A factor analysis and intercorrelations between all variables measured are also displayed. Included is a comprehensive literature review on Industrial Alcoholism programs covering topics parallel to the survey.

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    • (PC A11/MF A01)
  • Corporate Authors:

    NAVAL WEAPONS SUPPORT CENTER

    CRANE, IN  United States 

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Hitchcock, L C
    • Sanders, M S
  • Publication Date: 1976-11

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  • Pagination: 244 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00145562
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NWSC/CR/RDTR-38 Final Rpt., FRA/OPPD/ORD-76/283
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-AR-64216
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1977 12:00AM