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American business has a drug problem. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, more than 8 million Americans use some type of illegal substance. As many as 73 percent of all illicit drug users in this country are employed.
Our annual survey of safety and health managers finds many coping with lean environments and enlisting top management, supervisors and employees in the effort to eliminate workplace injuries and illnesses.
Along with improved efficiency and productivity, lean manufacturing offers companies a path to improved safety. Safety managers need to know how to promote this powerful philosophy in their operations.