Author: Nicole Jupe

Illicit drugs

Drug-impaired drivers on our roads

June 24, 2019 By

Approximately 20% of surveyed drivers tested positive for potentially impairing drugs, according to research from the NHTSA. Marijuana ranks second after alcohol.

Drugs & Alcohol

Employers weigh in on illicit opioid use at work

May 28, 2019 By

An NSC poll highlights how employers handle the opioid crisis and the support needed for opioids-related issues in the workplace.

Oral Fluid testing

Understanding oral fluid testing terminology

May 23, 2019 By

Oral fluid drug testing systems represent cutoffs as neat rather than diluted. Our expert explains the difference.

News

Drug Testing Savings Calculator tabulates ROI

May 21, 2019 By

Our Drug Testing Savings Calculator helps companies evaluate the return on their drug testing investment. Try it out for yourself.

News

Workforce drug testing positivity climbs to its highest rate since 2004

April 11, 2019 By

Workforce drug testing positivity climbs to its highest rate since 2004, according to the latest data from the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

Drugs & Alcohol

Opioids on our roads

March 26, 2019 By

Research shows that prescription opioids are increasingly implicated as a contributing cause of fatal motor vehicle accidents.

Oral Fluid testing

Expert emphasizes benefits of oral fluid drug testing

March 22, 2019 By

An observed collection ranks as a key benefit of oral fluid drug testing because it reduces the opportunity for a donor to alter or tamper with their specimen.

Oral Fluid testing

Back to basics webinar series: oral fluid drug testing

March 1, 2019 By

Dr. Kimberly Samano discusses the benefits of oral fluid drug testing in our webinar, Back to basics: Oral fluid drug testing.

Ask the Experts

Cannabidiol and drug tests

February 8, 2019 By

Maybe. CBD itself would not report positive on a drug test for marijuana or marijuana metabolite. In some states, CBD may contain up to 5% THC. If the CBD product contains THC at a sufficiently high concentration, it is possible that the use of these products could cause a positive urine drug test result.

Drug Testing

Staying safe on Super Bowl Sunday

February 1, 2019 By

Super Bowl ranks as one of the most popular drinking days of the year. Have a game plan so every fan gets home safe.