Tag: random drug testing

A closer look: Random drug testing
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. Continue reading

By   /  October 4, 2019

DOT random rates unchanged
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%. Continue reading

By   /  February 6, 2018

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

By   /  July 26, 2017

Quest joins the drug court solution
Quest Diagnostics offers a variety of testing options designed to meet the needs of drug and specialty courts throughout the U.S. Continue reading

By   /  July 5, 2017

Breaking the cycle with drug courts
Drug court programs help participant become sober, responsible, and productive members of society. Continue reading

By   /  March 29, 2017

The case for maintaining a drug testing policy
West Virginia Supreme Court upholds reasonable suspicion termination demonstrating the impact of a comprehensive workplace drug testing policy. Continue reading

By   /  March 16, 2017

Advocating for a drug-free school
High school policies are including random drug and alcohol testing and wellness initiatives to discourage drug use and to encourage early intervention. Continue reading

By   /  November 17, 2016

Reasons for testing: Random drug testing
The second part of our series detailing the different types of drug testing and their pros and cons covers random drug testing. Continue reading

By   /  November 6, 2015