Drug Free Workplace

Drugs-Dont-WorkThe Milledgeville-Baldwin Chamber is pleased to announce the newest money saving program “Drugs Don’t Work” for Chamber member businesses.  This is a tremendous investment not only to your company but also to your community.  Trim 7.5% off your Workers’ Compensation premiums by signing up today!

Join us for breakfast on Tuesday, April 8th for Eggs & Issues.  Attendees will hear from Chuck Wade, Drugs Don’t Work, State Director on how to save your business MONEY and implement a program that has proven results!

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In order to achieve drug free certification in Georgia, a company must meet these requirements:

  • Have a substance abuse policy.  A sample policy is available via e-mail.
  • Implement (limited) drug testing.  Discounted drug testing rates are available via contracted services with Oconee Regional Medical Center.
  • Conduct employee and supervisor training.  DVDs and training assistance provided by the Chamber
  • Have an EAP or a referral list.   A free list of counselors is available. 

To receive additional resources, including the US Department of Health & Human Services’ guide “Making Your Workplace Drug-Free: A Kit for Employers” please refer to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website, www.samhsa.gov.