IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE WITH A DRUG OR ALCOHOL PROBLEM
Reference: SAMHSA, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Each workplace has its own challenges related to health and wellness. It is also affected by substance use problems to a different degree. These problems can put workers at risk, damage employee morale, harm the organization's public image, decrease productivity, and affect the bottom line.
Most people who misuse alcohol, prescription drugs, or illegal drugs are employed. Alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs and prescription drug misuse and abuse can have negative effects on both individual health and employment.