A special report has been tabled last month by Victoria’s Independent Broad-based Anti-Corruption Commission (IBAC) regarding serious misconduct by Victoria Police officers including illicit drug use.
The Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) claimed that workers found in the transport, manufacturing and construction industries are higher than average users of Crystal Methamphetamine or ice.
Concerned about the alleged use of drugs among its workforce, a Western Australian iron ore mining company had one of its sites “raided” by the police drug squad.
Following reports of drug use among mining industry workers, the Queensland Mines Inspectorate suggested more sophisticated methods in detecting substance abuse in the industry.
Truck drivers are urging Geelong police authorities to look into transport companies that set unrealistic deadlines, pressuring drivers to take drugs to meet the targets. Geelong police said it will be working with the transport industry to maintain road safety for all motorists. Truckies have called for an investigation after 14 drivers were tested positive …