Alcohol abuse and the use of illegal drugs is a major problem in the workplace. Substance abuse can hinder an employee’s ability to perform their job duties safely, accurately and efficiently. According to the Department of Labor, nearly three quarters of those who use illegal drugs also work and one in every ten people in the U.S. has an alcohol problem. When those people who abuse drugs and alcohol come to work, they bring with them their substance abuse problems. Often they even engage in the use of various substances while at work. Alcohol and drug abuse affects not only the employee but everyone around them. Workplace drug and alcohol abuse has become a very serious problem for employees and employers.
This training program will look at various aspects of substance abuse to help employees understand ways to recognize it, the “cost” associated with it, and steps toward overcoming it.
The video is 15 minutes and addresses these major topics:
The following are free previews of the Drug & Alcohol Abuse for Employees Training videos: