Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Workers With AIDS Have Legal Rights

An owner of a restaurant chain in Michigan–let’s call it the ABC Caf?–recently learned from one of his workers that the employee has AIDS.

The worker has been with the restaurant for two years and is an exemplary employee. He is a food server who also prepares salads, and he uses a knife as part of his job from time to time.

The employer is well aware of the employees right to work without discrimination, but he is worried about health and safety issues relative to his other employees and patrons, and fears public relations issues might arise if word gets out to customers that he employs a food handler with AIDS.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free
PropertyCasualty360 Digital Reader.


  • All PropertyCasualty360.com news coverage, best practices, and in-depth analysis.
  • Educational webcasts, resources from industry leaders, and informative newsletters.
  • Other award-winning websites including BenefitsPRO.com and ThinkAdvisor.com.

Already have an account?



Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360
Live Chat

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.