Dealing with Illegal Drugs and Alcohol Abused in the Workplace

This 2 minute safety training video covers: Why alcohol is the common cause of workplace accidents, what are the effects of alcohol abused, what to do if you encounter someone under the influence of alcohol, what is the cumulative effect of marijuana, what is the effect of combining drugs with alcohol, what are the commonly overlooked depressants in the workplace. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 19 minute full length version.

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Atlantic Training's Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Employees Training DVD discuss the various types of substance abuse that are found in the workplace, how they can affect an employee's work situation and what employees themselves can do to help keep their workplace drug and alcohol free. Topics covered in these products include:

This Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Employees Training DVD Covers:

  • Dealing with illegal drugs and alcohol abused in the workplace
  • How substances are typically abused by employees.
  • Alcohol and other depressants, and their effects.
  • Stimulants, narcotics and hallucinogens, and their effects.
  • Know how to use hand and power tools, and powered machinery, safely.
  • Alcohol and drug policies.
  • Helping employees overcome substance abuse.
  • and more.
  • Click here to watch a FREE full-length 19 minute preview.

Video Transcript

Drugs and alcohol abusers are addicted to substances that have taken control of their lives and limited their ability to function positively in society. It’s no secret that the abuse of and addiction to drugs and alcohol is tearing at the fabric of our society. Families fall apart, individual lives are ruined and innocent victims are hurt or even killed. Surprisingly, the majorities of alcoholics and illegal drug users have jobs and bring their addictions into the workplace.