Opioid Drugs

Federal Agencies Crack Down on Prescription Opioid Use

Employees of several federal agencies, including the Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and Secret Service will receive the same disciplinary measures for prescription opioid use as illegal use if taking opioids impairs their ability to perform job duties.  According to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) inspector






Business

Refinery Pushes for Executives to Receive Bonuses Despite Bankruptcy

As part of Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) Inc.’s bankruptcy proceedings, the company is asking for a minimum of $2.5 million in bonus payments for its top executives.  The plan is for the oil refinery to either reorganize its existing structure or sell the company, according to U.S. bankruptcy court records.  This would allow bonuses for