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The Opioid Epidemic: Will It hit your Workplace?

Published Jun 14, 2016 2:14:31 PM

Many people may think that prescription opioids are safe, since they’re part of a physician-approved treatment plan. But the truth can be deadly. The CDC estimates that opioid pain relievers are involved in about 17,000 deaths per year — compared to 3,000 annual deaths related to heroin.

Learn more about opioid abuse in the workplace in the report below.

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Topics: Opioid Abuse