Past Teleconnect: "Substance Abuse in the Workplace: When Human Rights Are Engaged" Addictions Accommodation- an Overview

September 30, 2015

This presentation will assist ONA members with: identifying substance abuse in the workplace; determining when the threshold for "disability" is met; when to raise it with your employer and employer obligations; ensuring a safe return to work and appropriate accommodation; and understanding the member's role in accommodation.

This session will provide an overview of the law on the duty to accommodate employees with addictions and practical tips and strategies for the safe return to work and accommodation of our members who suffer from addiction.