Health and Safety Employment Act
Drug and alcohol abuse is of major concern in New Zealand and the associated costs is well into the millions of dollars each year.
Under the New Zealand Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992, employers are required to ensure the safety of their employees when in the workplace. The Act will come into force on 1 April 2016
You can find out more by visiting http://www.business.govt.nz/worksafe/hswa