Tag: pre-employment drug test

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.

News

Drug testing brings possibility

April 17, 2018 By

One drug test can open up a world of opportunities and potentially change someone’s life. Watch our video series and meet Sandra, Matt, and Kate.

Drug Testing

Guide for drug testing laws

March 1, 2018 By

Download our Guide for Drug Testing Laws as a reference to illustrate how drug testing laws can differ from state to state.

Ask the Experts

Top 10 drug testing tips for HR

June 16, 2017 By

A workplace drug testing program can help HR professional to hire the most talented, drug-free individual for the job. Read our top 10 tips.

By the Numbers

Cocaine continues upward trend

June 1, 2017 By

Cocaine positivity increased 12% in 2016, reaching a 7-year high of 0.28%, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

News

Drug and alcohol clearinghouse aims to make roads safer

December 8, 2016 By

FMCSA final rule will keep drivers that violate drug and alcohol testing requirements from operating a CMV with different employers.

News

Shortage of drug-free job applicants

December 2, 2016 By

Many businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to find applicants who can pass a pre-employment drug test.

News

Businesses struggle to find drug-free workers

May 17, 2016 By

The New York Times reports that employers across the U.S. are struggling to find workers who can pass a pre-employment drug test.

Illicit drugs

Comparing policies in states with legalized marijuana

December 23, 2015 By

A new, first-of-its kind survey from SHRM compares substance abuse policies in states where medical and recreational marijuana is legal.

Reasons for Testing

Reasons for testing: Pre-employment drug testing

October 6, 2015 By

The first part of our series detailing the different types of drug testing and their pros and cons covers pre-employment drug testing.