Tag: The Wall Street Journal

Workforce drug positivity at highest rate in a decade
Driven by increases in cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana, drug use by the American workforce remains at its highest rate in more than a decade, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  May 8, 2018

Drug positivity rises in the railroad industry
As drug use by U.S. workers rises, evidence shows a similar pattern in the railroad industry which includes engineers, train crew and dispatchers. Continue reading

By   /  September 19, 2016

The Wall Street Journal reports rising workplace drug use
The Wall Street Journal reports that U.S. workers testing positive for drugs is increasing, citing new data from Quest Diagnostics. Continue reading

By   /  June 15, 2015

Illicit drug test positivity rate increases
The percentage of American workers testing positive for illicit drugs has increased for the second consecutive year according to Quest Diagnostics. Continue reading

By   /  June 3, 2015

Testing helps to find drug-free workers
The Wall Street Journal reports that amphetamine and pain-killer use is a hurdle to hiring during Appalachia’s oil-and-gas boom. Continue reading

By   /  January 11, 2013