The Effects of Drinking and Hangovers on Job Performance

The Effects of Drinking and Hangovers on Job PerformanceHeavy drinking can cause people to miss work, especially to deal with hangovers. Seattle employees who drink heavily may request extra time to nurse sicknesses from alcohol abuse, but even if they go to work they may have reduced productivity due to their symptoms. Heavy drinking also increases the risk for workplace injuries, especially if the drinker comes to work while intoxicated. Employers may view this risk as a liability and simply fire someone who struggles with alcohol abuse. Seek professional help to get sober and to retain your job. Continue reading