Ohio Drug-Free Safety Program Guide
Unemployment Denial – Ohio Code 4141.29
Intoxication Defense - Ohio Code 4123.54
Intoxication Defense – Denial of Workers Compensation Claim - Ohio Revised Code Section 4123.54 provides that if, at the time of an on-the-job injury, an employee is intoxicated or under the influence of a controlled substance not prescribed by a physician, an injury can be declared to be not compensable. Ohio employers must follow the requirements of the voluntary program.
This chart is intended for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for legal guidance. State and local law varies greatly; therefore, you are advised to consult experienced legal counsel during the development or edit of your actual substance abuse testing program and with any questions that follow.
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