Ontario Human Rights Commission’s New Policy on drug and alcohol testing

The Ontario Human Rights Commission has published a new policy on drug and alcohol testing. Drug and alcohol testing has particular human rights implications for people with addictions, since addictions to drugs or alcohol are considered disabilities under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

For more information about drug and alcohol testing policies and programs, including how to create one that respects human rights, visit the Ontario Human Rights Commission website.

Ontario Human Rights Commission
http://ohrc.on.ca/en/policy-drug-and-alcohol-testing-2016

Policy on Drug and Alcohol Testing
http://www.ohrc.on.ca/sites/default/files/Policy%20on%20drug%20and%20alcohol%20testing_revised_2016_accessible_1.pdf