This National Safe Work Month, the dangers of substance use and abuse in the workplace are being highlighted.
A new plan has been launched to tackle the misuse of opioids in the workplace.
Newly developed chemical detection technology could play a key role in exposing the illegal drug trade.
The Andatech SoberPoint 3 Wave wall-mounted breathalyser is designed for licensed premises adhering to the responsible serving of alcohol.
Before implementing a drug and alcohol program into the workplace, you must have appropriate policies, procedures and support services in place.
The Quilpie council in south-western Queensland owns and operates the local airport, meaning it must comply with strict Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) regulations for drug and alcohol screening.
The meat processing industry encompasses a range of high-risk activities, meaning it is important for staff safety that drug and alcohol testing be carried out.
A WA Local Council has opted to improve its blanket drug and alcohol testing policy for its staff.
Many workplaces opt to test their employees for drugs and alcohol, but there can be issues with the quality of testing being used.