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Breaks During Work Are Necessary for Employee Well-Being and Work Performance


Work breaks are necessary in the workplace for employee health and company productivity.

22 Shocking Statistics About Mental Health in the Workplace


From cost to access, there's a lot to consider about mental health in the workplace — and these 22 shocking statistics will give you a whole new perspective.

8 Workplace Wellness Apps to Boost Your Wellness Program


Boost your wellness program by incorporating apps that address various aspects of wellness.

5 Ways To Increase Participation and Engagement in Workplace Wellness Programs


Even the best workplace wellness program won't be effective if employee aren't interested — luckily, there are a few easy ways to increase participation and engagement.

Opiates Vs. Opioids: What's the Difference?


What's the different between an opiate and an opioid? We take you through everything you need to know, including the recent additions to the DOT drug test panel.

8 Things to Know About Sleep Apnea In The Workplace


Sleep apnea impacts workers' lives in a tremendous way. And they're not the only ones affected — for employers, the impact sleep apnea has on workplace safety,...

Understanding The Behavior Change Model And How To Apply it to Help Your Employees


In order for a workplace wellness program to be successful, employees must be willing to make a change— that's where the behavior change model comes in.

How to Prepare for an FAA Drug Abatement Program Inspection


Inspections can be daunting, but they're necessary for the safety of your company. Help your employees deal with the stress of an inspection by preparing them for what...

Everything You Need To Know About The FMCSA Clearinghouse Final Rule


Still trying to figure out what the new FMCSA Clearinghouse Final Rule requires of employers? This will help you make sense of the new regulations.

Guidelines for Employers With Both DOT and Non-DOT Employees


Employers who have both DOT and Non-DOT employees may find themselves juggling expectations and government regulations when it comes to drug and alcohol policies. It's...

How Investing in Mental Health Can Make for a Better Workplace


The impact that mental health has on a workplace is enormous. Ignoring mental health issues can cost billions, while making the decision to prioritize a psychologically...

Medical Marijuana: The Potential Impact on Your Workplace


While marijuana has been legalized in several states, there is still a great deal of confusion around medical marijuana in the workplace.

Prescription Drug Use and DOT Drug Testing:  What You Need To Know As A Covered Employer


If you are a DOT covered employer, here is what you need to know about the use of prescription medications in your workplace and how they are affected by DOT testing...

When an Employee Refuses a DOT Drug Test: What Employers Need to Know


Did you know that for a DOT employee, refusal to test counts as a positive result? Here is everything you need to know as an employer about the process of dealing with...

5 Sleep Apnea Technologies Companies Are Testing on Workers


For a long time, individuals thought to be suffering from sleep apnea had limited options for diagnosing and treating the condition. Thanks to these new technologies,...

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What are the benefits of implementing a wellness program in my company?


Incorporating a wellness program in your organization will keep your workers healthy and help promote workplace safety and health. Workers who are healthy will call in...

What kinds of screening processes can be used for potential employees beyond an interview?


There are a number of screening processes that can be used for potential employees beyond an interview. As an employer, there are various assessments available to help...

What is fingernail drug testing?


Fingernail drug testing can be used as an alternative to hair follicle drug testing orurine testing. Nails are made up of a material called keratin, which hair is also...

Does gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) affect a breath alcohol result?


Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition whereby the muscle that connects the esophagus and stomach doesn't function properly. Symptoms of GERD can...

How do Over-the-Counter (OTC) medications affect an employee?


Got a headache? Suffering from a cold or cough? Chances are you’ll be one of the nearly three billion consumers that head to a local retail store to pick up...

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