It is important that everyone showing up to work is in a perfect state to carry out all the activities their job position involves. Alcohol and certain drugs including prescription drugs can affect your ability to perform your usual work duties safely, placing you and co-workers at risk. To ensure that every activity runs smoothly and your own safety and the safety of your co-workers is not at risk by fitness for work issues follow these tips:
- Make sure you are aware of every side effect any medication you may be taking has. Ask your Doctor regarding the possible effects and how this could affect your job safety.
- Avoid having a big night out prior to your shift. Don’t attend to work unless you are in a fit state to perform your duties safely.
- Inform your supervisor if any of your co-workers are showing signs of been unfit for work.
- Always have a good night sleep.