Lost workdays, accidents and increased liability cause insurance rates to soar.
The cost to American businesses is more than $110 BILLION a year.
Nationwide, over 70% of employees who use illegal drugs in the workplace are employed full time.
44% of employees who use illegal drugs work for companies with 25 or fewer employees.
Drug abusing employees acquire 300% higher medical costs and benefits leading to increases in health insurance rates or a drain on welfare funds.
Studies show that substance abusers function at about 67% of capacity.
Up to 40% of industrial fatalities and 47% of industrial injuries can be linked to alcohol abuse and alcoholism