Beaver Dam Chamber To Host Opioids In Workplace Breakfast

(Beaver Dam) Business leaders and employers are invited to an upcoming event that will discuss how to handle opioids in the workplace. The Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the program that will guide managers on how to seek help for employees who are dealing with an addiction. Chamber president Phil Fritsche explains the topics guest speaker Janet Metzger, who is the Director of the Wisconsin Safety Council, will cover. He says she will also discuss how employers can legally dismiss staff if they are unable to move beyond their addictions. Fritsche says Metzger will also be available for a question and answer period following her presentation. The general public is welcomed to attend. The breakfast will be held on May 8 starting at 7:30am and will go until 9am at the Old Hickory Golf Club. The cost is $13 per person and includes breakfast. To RSVP, call the Beaver Dam Chamber at 920-887-8879 or go online at to pay and reserve a spot for the event.