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Aussie shearers using drugs

A shearing contractor in Western Australia, worried about shearers using cannabis, crystal meth and "speed balls," has introduced random drug tests. At first, 40% of the shearers were positive for drugs, but under the pressure of testing, this figure has declined, and the contractor thinks his men have become much more healthy. For more, see here.

Posted by David Fahey on May 23, 2007 at 09:45 PM in Australia, Cannabis, Methamphetamine | Permalink