How Addiction Affects Small Businesses
The opioid epidemic impacts businesses of all sizes across the United States, causing:
- A smaller labor force
- Lowered productivity
- Increased health care costs
- Higher recruiting and training costs
What Can You Do?
Support your workers’ well-being and build a brighter future for your business by knowing how you can help. Start by understanding addiction and ending the stigma around it. Make it a safe topic to discuss at work, which in turn can create an environment where more people feel safe seeking and receiving treatment.