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Survey of substance abuse programs in the mining industry

Survey of substance abuse programs in the mining industry

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Published by The Administration in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs and employment -- United States,
  • Alcoholism and employment -- United States,
  • Employee assistance programs -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementconducted for Mine Safety and Health Administration and the Mining Industry Committee on Substance Abuse ; prepared by Technical Assistance and Training Corporation
    ContributionsUnited States. Mine Safety and Health Administration, Mining Industry Committee on Substance Abuse (U.S.), Technical Assistance and Training Corporation
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14956258M

    intervention survey. Key groups of variables that will be compared will include (a) community commitment to addressing substance abuse among youth, (b) level of networks supporting prevention, (c) attitudes, norms and behaviours of adults towards problem of substance abuse, (d) knowledge about substances, (e) availability of substances, (f. government and civil society, concerned with drug and alcohol abuse in South Africa with the view to optimise cooperation in the prevention and treatment of alcohol and drug abuse in order to improve the quality of life and to promote peace and development for all South Africans (Turner, , p. 7).File Size: KB.

    National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Trends in Prevalence of Various Drugs for Ages 12 or Older, Ages 12 to 17, Ages 18 to 25, and Ages 26 or Older; - (in percent)* Drug Time Period Ages 12 or Older Ages 12 to 17 Ages 18 to 25 Ages 26 or Older ; Substance abuse has no universally accepted definition. Substance abuse refers to the use of substances in ways outside of societal conventions and that have an adverse effect on an individual. Other terms associated with substance abuse include chemical dependency, drug addiction, drug abuse, and substance dependence.

    References 1 Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality. Table B. National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Detailed Tables. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; 2 National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Unpublished data from the – National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions III. To aid the committee in assessing the incentives and disincentives to the pharmaceutical industry's investment in research and development in the field of anti-addiction medications, a questionnaire was sent by the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, the Generic Pharmaceutical Industry Association, and the Biotechnology Industry Organization to their members currently involved with Author: Carolyn E. Fulco, Catharyn T. Liverman, Laurence E. Earley.


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Survey of substance abuse programs in the mining industry. [Washington, D.C.?]: The Administration, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United.

1) Mining is a male-dominated industry, which research shows has higher rates of substance abuse in the workplace than those that are gender balanced or majority female 2) The way mining work is organized, often divided into intense two-week shifts, also contributes to substance abuse among mining workers.

The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) is an annual survey sponsored by The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

The data used in this report are based on information obtained from adolescents aged 12 to. This report presents results from the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), an annual census of facilities providing substance abuse treatment.

Conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), N-SSATS is designed to collect data on the location, characteristics, and use of alcohol and drug abuse treatment facilities.

Get this from a library. A Survey of alcohol and drug abuse programs in the railroad industry: [final report]. [Lyman C Hitchcock; Mark S Sanders; Naval Weapons Support Center (U.S.);]. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) is an annual survey sponsored by The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The estimates of the prevalence of substance use and mental health issues from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) are designed to describe the target population of the survey—the civilian, noninstitutionalized population aged 12 years or older living in the United States.

Read the original article on Wile the mining industry’s awareness of the importance of substance abuse management and assistance programmes for employees is slowly increasing, there has not been a significant shift towards implementing these programmes, says specialist health and wellness company Workforce Healthcare MD Dr Richard Malkin.

A survey of 53 mining companies found more than 60 per cent did not test for so-called “designer drugs” because their chemical make-up was constantly changing to beat standard drug tests.

But governments and the police are reacting, too. Mining Safety health, tips, education, information and advice. Federal entities such as the Department of Education with its Safe and Drug Free Communities program (SDFS) provides grant support to schools to implement prevention programs, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to support a national research program that evaluates innovative prevention strategies and on the basis of this research has developed its principles of prevention, the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention Cited by: 9.

Get this from a library. Survey of industry and government programs to combat drug and alcohol abuse. [W Altman; U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Inspection and Enforcement.;]. The Modular Survey Initiative sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), is designed to develop and promote a set of consumer perception-of-care survey tools that can be widely used across settings and populations (Doucette ; Merrick ; Smith ).

The modular survey consists of a core set of. Alcohol and other drugs affect many Australian workplaces, more than most people would expect. But its alcohol and other drug use in the mining sector that has been gaining considerable attention of late, writes Tara Oldfield from the Australian Drug Foundation.

Comparing the realities of the mining and fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) lifestyle with the factors associated with risky drug and alcohol. Substance abuse discussion guide for mining industry.

[Beckley, W. Va.?]: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, National Mine Health and Safety Academy,   The Mining Health and Safety Council of South Africa study indicated that participants were well aware of the dangers of alcohol abuse in the workplace and that they felt that both alcohol and cannabis use could be controlled among mineworkers through awareness programmes, substance use testing, rehabilitation programs to assist those who use.

The implementation of the “National Drug Use Survey - Maldives /” was made possible by financial contribution from the European Union through the project “Strengthening the National response to Combat Drug Abuse in Maldives”. We are grateful for EU’s continued support to the project.

While substance abuse is not traditionally considered an element of mining security, it does introduce risk and an element of theft, and should form part of any comprehensive security solution.

Mining by its very nature is a hazardous environment, involving heavy and often dangerous equipment as well as challenging working conditions. State of Maine - Adult Clients - Substance Abuse Client Satisfaction Survey, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, DHHS, 1 Methodology: The Client Satisfaction Survey was initiated to assist substance abuse treatment facilities to evaluate the effectiveness of their services.

CHAPTER 6: Substance Abuse and Mental Health – A Comparison of Appalachian Coal Mining Areas to Other Areas within the Appalachian Region Introduction A key geographic and economic feature of the Appalachian region is that a large proportion of the region is coal producing.

The coal mining industry has long been a vital part of the economy of. An In-Depth Look at Student Drug Use & Substance Abuse Surveys Substance use and abuse by students has been a national issue for decades due to the impact that it has on students and learning.

It’s no surprise that school surveys specifically designed to measure student behaviors and attitudes towards drugs have been in use for several decades.5/5(1).SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

Fishers Ln, Rockville, MD SAMHSA-7 ().The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) tracks treatment issues and provides the following data sets. Treatment Episode Data Set The Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) compiles client-level data for substance abuse treatment admissions from State Agency data systems.

State data systems collect data from facilities about their admissions to treatment and.