Alcohol and other drugs

Drugs, alcohol and other substance misuse is everyone's responsibility. It affects workplace health, safety and productivity.

Employers and businesses (and other PCBUs) should manage the work-related risks associated with alcohol and other drugs.

How to manage the risks of alcohol and other drugs in the workplace

The alcohol and other drugs in the workplace guide has information on how to create a policy for managing the misuse of alcohol and other drugs in the workplace.

The Safe Work Australia website has information on Work-related alcohol and drug use.

The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) has also produced a series of data and information sheets to assist workplaces respond to alcohol and other (AOD) drug related harm in the workplace.