Study shows 7 percent of workers drink on the job

By Arthur Page

Release Date: January 11, 2006

A study conducted by the Research Institute on Addictions that looks at alcohol use and impairment in the workplace is the subject of articles distributed by both the Associated Press and Reuters news services that appear today in more than 400 newspapers and on television, radio and Internet news sites throughout the U.S. and the world. News outlets that picked up the articles include The New York Times, The Washington Post, Boston Globe, ABC News, Miami Herald, New York Post, New Hampshire Public Radio, Los Angeles Times, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, San Francisco Chronicle, MSNBC, CBS News, Newsday and AOL News. The article also was picked up by news outlets in India, Australia, Germany, Canada, United Arab Emirates, the Dominican Republic and Russia. Read the Reuters article. Read the Associated Press article.