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Preventing drug abuse in the workplace

Judith R. Vicary

Preventing drug abuse in the workplace

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Insitute on Drug Abuse, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Rockville, Md, [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs and employment -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Judith R. Vicary and Henry Resnik
    SeriesDrug abuse prevention monograph series, DHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 82-1220
    ContributionsResnik, Hank, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 47 p. ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13607138M

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In the final section, we will discuss preventive measures contractors can take to ensure their workplace is drug-free. Substance Abuse By the Numbers. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA), nearly 70 percent of all illegal drug users are employed and active in the workplace.

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