Tag: Wall Street Journal

Workforce drug testing positivity climbs to its highest rate since 2004
Workforce drug testing positivity climbs to its highest rate since 2004, according to the latest data from the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  April 11, 2019

Increases in illicit drugs, including cocaine, drive workforce drug positivity to highest rate in 12 years
The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index shows increased positivity for illicit drugs across virtually all specimen types and in all testing groups. Cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamine use is up broadly. Continue reading

By   /  May 16, 2017

Drug positivity in U.S. workforce rises to highest level in a decade
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 of 4.0%, according to the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  September 15, 2016

Drug use among American workers declined 74% over the past 25 years
Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Drug-Free Workplace Act and the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Workplace drug testing continues to be a deterrent of drug use and employers must remain vigilant to maintain a drug-free workplace. Continue reading

By   /  November 18, 2013

Baseball players are not the only ones failing drug tests
Like Major League Baseball, other employers are also working to crack down on drug use. Continue reading

By   /  August 9, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Study shows widespread misuse of prescription drugs
Nearly two out of three Americans don’t follow their doctor’s orders properly when taking prescription drugs. Continue reading

By   /  May 3, 2012