By Michael R. Frone
In this authoritative e-book, Michael R. Frone takes a detailed examine what we all know and do not learn about crew and place of work substance involvement. In doing so, he exposes the shortcoming of proof at the back of many well known myths that experience persevered because the "war on medicines" all started within the Eighties, including
- the fantasy that office alcohol and illicit drug use is very prevalent;
- the fantasy that worker substance use has a robust impact on productiveness, resulting in excessive bills for employers;
- and the parable that drug trying out and worker information courses are confirmed methods for employers to discourage substance use.
Frone's evaluation covers study performed during the last 30 years, and he analyzes methodological boundaries and the tendency of many technological know-how journalists to "go past the knowledge" whilst analyzing effects. Given the necessity for evidence-based administration and coverage, this booklet should be a complete source for researchers and practitioners in administration, occupational well-being, and habit therapy and prevention.
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Alcohol and Illicit Drug Use in the Workforce and Workplace by Michael R. Frone