Author: Landon Todd


Most Americans support workplace drug testing

June 9, 2016 By

Data from a recent study shows that 59 percent of Americans support the drug screening of any and all types of employees.


Name that Drug: Taming the Tiger

May 13, 2016 By

The latest edition of “Name that Drug” was written by Dr. Steven Sykes, Post-Doctoral Fellow at Quest Diagnostics.


Alcohol Awareness Month

April 8, 2016 By

To help combat underage alcohol use, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence established April as Alcohol Awareness Month.


Stretch your dollar with on-site collections

March 24, 2016 By

While all drug test offerings can help generate a positive ROI, on-site collections help employers stretch their dollars even further.


CDC proposes limitation on prescription opiates

March 16, 2016 By

The CDC has proposed new prescribing guidelines for doctors, urging them to try other pain relief methods before opting for opioids.


White House addresses opioid abuse epidemic

February 29, 2016 By

President Obama announced his proposal to invest $1 billion in new mandatory funding to expand access to treatment for prescription drug abuse.


Winter Storm Jonas may cause delays

January 22, 2016 By

This hazardous storm may impact the logistics and transportation of drug testing specimens.

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Can employers still drug test for marijuana?

January 7, 2016 By

As the legal landscape surrounding marijuana continues to change, it is important for employers to establish a drug-free workplace policy.


2016 DOT Random Testing Rates

January 5, 2016 By

The Office of Drug & Alcohol Policy & Compliance has published the 2016 Department of Transportation Random Testing Rates.


Name that Drug: The way you make me feel

December 2, 2015 By

DATIA focus features a regular, popular column titled, “Name that Drug." The latest edition was written by Dawn Hahn at Quest Diagnostics.