In a nationally-televised interview, renown physician, Dr. Marc Siegel, expressed his concerns about health risks of more people smoking pot. That’s because marijuana usage has skyrocketed as now 29 states allow so-called “medical” marijuana and 7 permit “recreational” use. Recent […]
You need to know about Fentanyl abuse, an emerging deadly threat. Fentanyl is a growing menace in America’s burgeoning prescription drug overdose epidemic.
Drug abuse and related deaths continue to rise in The United States. That’s why the FBI and the DEA joined forces to create a film to show what you should know about America’s Opioid addiction epidemic. So, check out the 40-minute […]
Employers need to know about changing marijuana laws and how they affect the workplace. Do you need to accommodate weed users?
Confusing New OSHA Rule On May 12, 2016, OSHA passed a new Post-Accident drug test rule. Unfortunately, it left employers wondering how they could comply with the new rule and still maintain a safe, Drug free Workplace. You can see the ruling here: OSHA’s […]
As drugs become decriminalized and abuse expands, employers struggle finding drug-free applicants. To illustrate, a recent article from the Korn Ferry Institute told of a Texas employer. They needed to hire a large group of employees. So, plenty of candidates applied. […]
Thankfully, the contentious 2016 election is finally behind us. However, many questions remain. Among them are issues regarding employers and legalized marijuana. For example, Proposition 64, the newly ratified law in California. CBS News affiliate KOVR interviewed JumpStart Security’s President, Jeff […]
When you send money or personal info to unfamiliar people, you increase your chances of becoming a victim. Therefore, the FBI offers some tips to help you recognize and avoid telemarketing fraud. Recognize Telemarketing Fraud Here are some warning signs […]
Workplace violence affects society as a whole. Hence, economic costs are substantial. Also, there are intangible costs. Specifically, workplace violence damages trust, community, and the sense of security that every worker deserves. Therefore, it is important to recognize workplace violence warning […]
The news stories air every day. More and more violence is visited upon us while we are working. Which begs the question, who’s at risk for workplace violence? Workplace violence is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, […]