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Singapore Airlines Pilot Fails Alcohol Breath Test

An intoxicated pilot is not someone you want flying your aircraft, period. You’d be surprised to know that even the most reputable airlines with the most stringent of rules and regulations also deal with alcohol use among staff. As reported by ABC Network Australia, a Singapore Airlines flight was barred from leaving Melbourne airport. It…

The Dangers of Showing Up at Work Drunk

Alcohol may be legal, but its effects on anyone who abuses them are sometimes even worse than the effects of using substances deemed illegal by governments. With Australia’s drinking culture, alcoholism is a natural end result, and many alcoholics are actually showing up at work drunk. Being drunk is already an unhealthy thing to be,…