Tag: drug test

Ask the Experts

Ask the Experts: DOT 5-panel drug test regimen

March 21, 2018 By

If you do the math, the DOT 5-panel drug test regimen requires confirmation testing for a total of 14 drugs. Is there a new name for the drug test?

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Recreational marijuana in Maine

February 20, 2018 By

On February 1, 2018, specific protections for employees or applicants, who use marijuana went into effect in Maine.

We're There

I’m There: David Bustos

February 15, 2018 By

David Bustos works with collection sites nationwide, providing hands-on training for collectors. His passion is education and working with people gives him a deep sense of purpose. Read the full story.

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Valentine’s Day: Chocolate, flowers, and… cocaine?

February 14, 2018 By

Seventy-five percent of flowers sold in the U.S. are imported from Colombia and 90% of cocaine comes from Colombia as well. Coincidence?

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DOT random rates unchanged

February 6, 2018 By

The US Department of Transportation announced that the minimum annual drug testing rate for 2018 will remain at 25% and the alcohol rate will remain at 10%.

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Inspiring young scientists in Atlanta

January 31, 2018 By

Our Atlanta laboratory created a new mentorship program for young scientists in the community. They wanted to create a hands-on environment for students to experience science from their own perspectives, and maybe even inspire a career choice.

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Opioid crisis: 174 lives lost daily

January 29, 2018 By

More than 63,600 people died from a drug overdose in 2016, according to the National Center for Health Statistics, part of the CDC.

We're There

I’m There: Christina Salamone

January 15, 2018 By

In this month’s feature of our “I’m There” series, Christina describes what we’re there when you need us means to him.

Urine testing

Clarifying the changes in federal workplace drug testing & documentation

November 10, 2017 By

Changes to the federal drug testing panel and paperwork are forthcoming, but for now you should continue testing as usual.

Drugs & Alcohol

10 facts about opioids

October 10, 2017 By

We compiled the most recent data and headlines about substance abuse, addiction, overdose deaths, and health consequences of America's opioid crisis.