Drugs in the Workplace: Danger and Usage
This lesson examines the impact of drug usage in the workplace, and discusses the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988. After completing this lesson, the learner will recognize the impact of drug and alcohol abuse on individual job performance and how it compromises workplace safety. The learner will also recognize requirements for the types of drug testing, as well as the consequences of violating company drug and alcohol abuse policies. Finally, the learner will be introduced to the health effects of marijuana, cocaine, and alcohol abuse, as well as the purpose of Employee Assistance Programs.