Category: Blog Series

Reasons for Testing

A closer look: Random drug testing

October 4, 2019 By

Random drug testing can be a strong deterrent to drug use because it is conducted on an ongoing, unannounced basis; an employer selects one or more individuals for testing from all of the eligible employees in their testing program.

Marijuana

Clearing up the confusion with marijuana

August 30, 2019 By

Employers face a number of issues with marijuana. Our experts discussed safety-sensitive carve-outs, impairment, off-duty use, employment protections, and CBD products as well as medical and recreational marijuana state laws.

Oral Fluid testing

Ask the experts: Is oral fluid drug testing legal?

August 15, 2019 By

Is it legal? Our experts discuss using oral fluid for regulated and non-regulated workplace drug testing programs.

Marijuana

Webinar: Making sense of marijuana

August 5, 2019 By

Two experts discuss the legal implications of marijuana for workplaces and the science of drug testing in our upcoming webinar.

Drug Testing

Webinar in review: Flip the switch, why you should turn on digital drug testing

August 2, 2019 By

In our recent webinar, our experts highlighted the value of electronic Custody and Control forms for workplace drug testing.

By the Numbers

Too many lives lost to drug use

July 30, 2019 By

Every year, tens of thousands of lives are lost to drug overdoses. Drug abuse affects people from all socioeconomic groups, living across the U.S.

Ask the Experts

What is a regulated drug test?

July 9, 2019 By

A regulated drug test typically involves a urine or alcohol collection performed for specific agencies categorized as “safety-sensitive” workplaces because of the potential influence of their job on public safety.

Ask the Experts

Ask the expert: New marijuana law in Nevada

July 2, 2019 By

Nevada passed a law effective January 1, 2020 that places restrictions on how employers handle positive tests for marijuana for job applicants.

Webinars

Webinar: the true value of electronic Custody and Control Forms (eCCF)

July 1, 2019 By

In our upcoming webinar, Flip the switch: why you should turn on digital drug testing, learn the true value of electronic Custody and Control Forms (eCCF).

Under the influence

Under the influence: prescription opioids

June 20, 2019 By

If someone close to you were struggling with opioid dependence, would you see the signs of addiction? We take a closer look at prescription opioid misuse.