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HOW MUCH DOES ADDICTION COST YOUR BUSINESS?

On average, 1 in 12 employees are struggling with an untreated substance abuse disorder. However depending on your industry, it may be even more severe.  

In addition, the average employer cost for each employee struggling with an untreated substance use disorder is $8,817 (National Safety Council). This leads to immense costs that employers unknowingly absorb into their overhead. 

Our calculator will estimate the unseen annual costs that are impacting your business.

 

 

IT'S TIME TO RESHAPE HOW SUBSTANCE ABUSE IS TREATED IN THE WORKPLACE. 

Our clients are often shocked to learn about the hidden physical, emotional, and financial burdens of employee substance abuse.

The average employee with an untreated substance abuse disorder costs employers $8,817 (National Safety Counsel).

1 in 12 of today's workforce has an untreated substance abuse disorder and some industries are as high as 1 in 5. This burdens employers with massive unseen costs (SAMHSA).

US employers unknowingly spend $364B per year due to employee drug and alcohol addictions (National Safety Council).
16% of emergency room patients injured at work have alcohol in their system (OSEA).

Signs of Substance Abuse in the workplace

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, companies lose approximately $81 billion a year because of intoxication or substance abuse. Costs like absenteeism and lost productivity hurt your revenue; while healthcare costs are part of that $81 billion, preventative programs and employee assistance programs (EAPs) help resolve alcohol abuse and create safer workplaces.

By learning about the signs of substance and alcohol abuse in the workplace, you can more proactively manage your team and get your employees the help they need.

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