20,000 pounds of cocaine enter this country every week
Substance abuse costs over $135 billion annually
25,000,000 Americans are involved with illegal drugs of some kind
Employees who use drugs are·
3 times more likely to be late for work· 2.5 times more likely to be absent eight days or more in a year· 3.6 times more likely to have a workplace accident· 5 times more likely to file Worker’s Compensation claims
Can you look at the person sitting next to you and tell if that person has a substance abuse problem? The average “substance abuser”·
Is 32 years old· Is married· Has 2 children· Has been “on the job” 10 or more years!