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Growing issue of drug & alcohol use in the workplace

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.



Workplace Drug & Alcohol

Management Services

  • National coverage - 24/7
  • Policy & procedure development & implementation
  • Legislative compliance
  • Onsite & offsite testing 
  • Saliva, urine & alcohol breath testing
  • Random, blanket, post-incident, concern, pre-employment testing
  • NATA accredited testers & laboratories
  • Australian Standards equipment
  • Workforce & union consultation
  • Training – workers, managers & D&A Officers
  • Telephone support line

Do your know the real cost of Drug & Alcohol use in the workplace?

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 

Can your business afford this?

 

Benefits of Managing Drugs & Alcohol in the Workplace

  • Fewer accidents - safer workplace - less risk
  • Less absenteeism - less cost
  • Improved productivity 
  • Better business image - win more customers
  • Employer of choice - less turnover 

Customer Benefits & Rewards

  • Customer support program - seminars, access to FAQs, newsletters, alerts, case law and updates
  • Preferred supplier to the civil construction and waste management industries
  • Dedicated account manager