Tag: Drug Testing Index

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Workplace safety and your company’s reputation

June 23, 2022

For employers focused on workplace safety the message is a simple one drug testing has never been more important than it is today.

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Workforce Drug Test Positivity Climbs to Highest Level in Two Decades

March 31, 2022

Quest Diagnostics released the latest findings from the Drug Testing Index™ (DTI). This report reveals drug use trends among the American workforce.

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What’s the purpose of drug testing?

December 1, 2020 By

Drug tests have been characterized by some as “big brother” practices, but it’s hard to imagine an employer open to having alcohol and drug use at work.

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Pre-employment drug testing

September 10, 2020 By

Pre-employment drug screening, the most common reason for drug testing, takes place as part of the hiring process.

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Drug use rises again in the American workforce

August 25, 2020 By

Drug positivity in 2019 hit a 16-year high in the US workforce, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

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Workforce drug testing 101

August 18, 2020 By

Whether you are a novice or expert, we provide insights about how to create and maintain an effective workforce drug testing program.

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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.

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First-ever analysis of industry-specific drug testing data

December 19, 2018 By

Workforce drug positivity rises by double-digits in almost one-third of U.S. industry sectors examined, according to new Quest Diagnostics analysis.

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Drug positivity in U.S. workforce rises to highest level in a decade

September 15, 2016 By

The percentage of employees in the combined U.S. workforce testing positive for drugs has steadily increased over the last three years to a 10-year high.

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The Wall Street Journal reports rising workplace drug use

June 15, 2015 By

The Wall Street Journal reports that U.S. workers testing positive for drugs is increasing, citing new data from Quest Diagnostics.