Cost of substance use to your business

Over eight percent of employed adult workers  have risky substance use issues. Substance use contributes to
-higher employee turnover and increased associated costs
-66% higher absenteeism among workers
-300% higher health benefit utilization

The Alcohol Cost Calculator developed by Ensuring Solutions to Alcohol Problems helps to provide a clear demonstration of the costs of untreated alcohol issues. The cost calculator also estimates the ROI of workplace SBI—costs employers can save by using alcohol screening and brief intervention.