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Date PostedJune 26, 2015

Increased “Ice” Usage Could Make Mandatory Drug Testing in Construction Happen


Source: Abc.net

Ice or crystal methamphetamine has become a scourge on the construction industry, prompting calls for mandatory drug testing within the industry.

In an article on ABC.net, the CFMEU apparently confirmed that it is looking into the increased use of ice by construction workers.

Employers should remain vigilant to whats going on, within their worksites including drug use, keeping in mind that use of the drug more than doubled from 2010 to 2013.

Find out more here.

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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