Category Archives: Workplace Solutions

How much could a drug and alcohol policy be worth to your business?

With the cost of replacing a member of staff in the region of £30,000, many employers see that ensuring employee wellbeing is a worthwhile area in which to invest. This helps to enhance employee retention and create a resilient workforce. … Continue reading

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5 benefits of using oral fluid laboratory testing

There are various methods of drug testing available. These can differ by sample type, analytes available, instant or laboratory testing – it can be confusing! Some of our customers choose to use instant testing over a laboratory service. With this … Continue reading

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Alcohol: The risks to workplace health and safety

Christmas time is party time and many of us can already begin to feel the effects of overindulgence. As we enjoy ourselves a bit more at Christmas many of these effects can be caused by higher than usual alcohol consumption. … Continue reading

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Managing Absenteeism in Winter

The Christmas party season is a great way to let off steam and celebrate the year’s achievements, whether it be the work’s Christmas party, a meal out with friends, or drinks after work. However it can also be a trigger … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Drivers Safe in Winter

There are many factors that make driving in winter challenging. Driving in the dark, adverse weather, fatigue, the effects of alcohol and driver distractions like mobile phones all increase the risk of an accident. If you also consider the added … Continue reading

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