Workplace Drug Testing
Workplace & Drug Testing
– 5 Pitfalls to consider
Drug and alcohol use in the workplace costs Australian businesses considerably more than you may realise. It contributes significantly to absenteeism, productivity, workplace injuries and claims as well as WHS incidents.
Work Options provides a full range of workforce drug testing services including pre-employment screens, onsite and offsite testing and systems support, to assist you in best managing this complex problem. We will guide you through the minefield of laws and regulations, helping you to make the right decisions to minimize cost and risk to your business.
With Work Options, your business will benefit from a safer workplace with fewer accidents, improved productivity and a better return on your investment.
Drug & alcohol use in the workplace costs Australian businesses considerably more than most realize. It contributes significantly to absenteeism, productivity, workplace injuries & claims and WHS incidents. For example:
25% of work accidents involve alcohol or drugs
10% of work deaths involve alcohol or drugs
62% of harmful drug and alcohol users are employed full time
3X higher absenteeism & sick leave in alcohol or drugs users
$4b annual cost to business due to drug and alcohol accidents, illness absenteeism and productivity
5x higher Workers compensation claims in alcohol or drugs users