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Document ID (ISN)106305
CIS number 07-493
ISSN - Serial title 1287-7778 - Prévention BTP
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Durcy M.
Title Alcohol, cannabis ... at the place of work: What's at stake in their prevention
Original title Alcool, cannabis... au travail: les enjeux de la prévention [in French]
Bibliographic information June 2006, No.86, p.52-55. Illus.
Abstract This article reviews the problem of psychoactive substance abuse, in particular cannabis and alcohol, among construction industry workers. Topics addressed: ethical and legal aspects of workplace screening; prevention, information and social support; case study of a construction enterprise and information campaign implemented to fight against alcohol and cannabis abuse.
Descriptors (primary) drug dependence; construction industry; alcoholism
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; case study; France; human behaviour; disobeying safety instructions; medical examinations; ethics; information of personnel; safety posters; safety programmes
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Construction industry and civil engineering
Ethical issues