Resources

Substance abuse poses an enormous threat to both employers and employees. These resources may be useful in substance-abuse-prevention efforts in the workplace.
DEA Fact Sheets
Illegal and legal drugs and their effects on the body and brain are described in these DEA fact sheets.
http://www.justice.gov/dea/druginfo/factsheets.shtml

Drug Free America Foundation (DFAF)
DFAF is a drug prevention and policy organization committed to developing, promoting and sustaining national and international policies and laws that will reduce illegal drug use and drug addiction.
http://dfaf.org/

Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.)
DARE offers resources to empower students to respect others and choose to lead lives free from violence, substance abuse and other dangerous behavior.
http://www.dare-america.com/

DOT “Am I Covered?”
DOT provides this questionnaire to help employers and employees determine if they are covered by DOT drug and alcohol testing regulations.
http://www.dot.gov/odapc/am-i-covered

DOT “Recreational” Marijuana Notice
The DOT policy on “recreational” marijuana is explained clearly here for employers and employees.
http://www.dot.gov/odapc/dot-recreational-marijuana-notice

DOT “Medical” Marijuana Notice
The DOT policy on “medical” marijuana is explained clearly here for employers and employees.
http://www.dot.gov/odapc/medical-marijuana-notice

DUI Foundation
The DUI Foundation is dedicated to creating awareness about the consequences of drinking and driving.
http://www.duifoundation.org/

Generation RX
A Dose of Reality provides resources to engage employees in becoming part of the solution to prescription drug abuse.
http://www.generationrxworkplace.com

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc.
The NCADD is a voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting the nation’s number one health problem – alcoholism, drug addiction and the devastating consequences of alcohol and other drugs.
http://www.ncadd.org/

Partnership for a Drug-Free America, Inc.
This organization offers resources for working toward a society where all young people will be able to live their lives free of alcohol and drug abuse.
http://www.drugfree.org/

SAMSHA Certified Labs
The list of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services labs for drug testing is provided here.
http://workplace.samhsa.gov/DrugTesting/Level_1_Pages/CertifiedLabs.html

SAMSHA’s Opioid Overdose Tool Kit
This free publication equips communities and local governments with material to develop policies and practices to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths.
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA13-4742