|how many have been fired due to HIV?
Jun 23, 1998
How many HIV victims have been fired after their employer found out that they had HIV?
| Response from Ms. Breuer
Too many. One would be too many.
That said, there is no data-gathering function that I know of addressing this question. Suffice it to say that it still happens, in 1998, despite the widespread availability of high-quality public health information on this issue. A person with HIV at work poses no threat to the health of others as long as they are doing what their job descriptions say.
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