Resources on alcohol & drug testing in Australia

Everything you need to know on alcohol and drug testing in Australia to create and maintain an alcohol and drug-free working environment for your employees.

How does a breathalyser work?

How does a breathalyser work?

The fuel cell sensor of a breathalyser detects the alcohol concentration of exhaled air blown into the device and 'translates' it into a readable measurement.

10 tips for caring for and maintaining your breathalysers

10 tips for caring for and maintaining your breathalysers

The proper usage, storage, and maintenance of breathalysers ensure accurate breath alcohol results and a prolonged lifespan for their usage in the workplace.

NATA accredited breathalyser calibration centres in Australia

NATA accredited breathalyser calibration centres in Australia

NATA accredited breathalyser calibration centres meet the highest performance and reliability measures by adhering to the ISO/IEC 17025 Standard.

The importance of breathalyser calibration and how it is done

The importance of breathalyser calibration and how it is done

Regular breathalyser calibration ensures reliable breath alcohol data for the proper execution of alcohol and drug testing policy in the workplace.

Setting up an alcohol and drug testing policy for your company

Setting up an alcohol and drug testing policy for your company

There are 6 major steps in setting up an alcohol and drug testing policy that meets the specific needs of your workplace to create a safe working environment.

The importance of alcohol and drug testing in the workplace

The importance of alcohol and drug testing in the workplace

Besides ensuring a safe working environment, alcohol and drug testing helps boost employee productivity and combats substance use issues in the community.

The quality assurance of Australian Standard AS3547 certification

The quality assurance of Australian Standard AS3547 certification

Find out what Australian Standard AS3547 is about, as well as its implications on industrial breathalysers used on-site and at the workplace. 

The legality of alcohol and drug testing at workplaces in Australia

The legality of alcohol and drug testing at workplaces in Australia

In short, it is legal for employers in Australia to conduct workplace drug testing in accordance with the company's alcohol and drug testing policy.