Does An Employer Have The Right To Test Its Employees For Drug Use?
An employer should have the rights to test its employees for drug use.
This is informed by the fact that the market is a free enterprise which entails a willing employee-willing employee concept, otherwise, called the laissez faire.
It is instructive to appreciate the two ethical theories that inform the argument in this paper. Continue reading...
These are the Deontological and the Virtue Ethics theories.
According to the theories, employers have the right to demand certain conditions of their employees.
A conducive environment for working remains a prerequisite for competitive performance.
Drug use remains a hindrance to this environment