Tag: random drug testing

Alcohol

Alcohol use and the workplace

June 23, 2020 By

Alcohol testing can help employers make decisions to help keep their employees safe and can help determine whether an individual is impaired from alcohol.

Webinars

Random drug testing webinar

March 10, 2020 By

Experts uncover why random drug testing is beneficial to deter drug use in the workplace in our July 15 webinar. Register now.

Reasons for Testing

Random drug testing benefits employers

February 24, 2020 By

As drug use continues to rise, it is more important than ever to combine pre-employment testing with a random drug testing program.

News

FMCSA increases random drug test rate

January 16, 2020 By

The rate for random drug testing for FMCSA increased from 25% of the average number of driver positions to 50% effective January 1, 2020. Random testing helps to deter drug use because it is conducted on an unannounced basis.

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.

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.

News

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%.

Drug Testing

Drug courts evolve to combat the opioids epidemic

July 26, 2017 By

Buffalo, New York, formed the nation’s first opioids crisis intervention court on May 1, 2017, in response to the current opioid epidemic.

Drug Testing

Breaking the cycle with drug courts

March 29, 2017 By

Drug court programs help participant become sober, responsible, and productive members of society.

Ask the Experts

The case for maintaining a drug testing policy

March 16, 2017 By

West Virginia Supreme Court upholds reasonable suspicion termination demonstrating the impact of a comprehensive workplace drug testing policy.