Discussion of the changes in DOT drug testing regulations to require drug testing for opioids beginning in 2018.
Discussion of the impacts of prescription opioids and the abuse of prescription opioids in the workplace.
Discussion of the detrimental effects of prescription opioid abuse in the workplace and ways to combat the problem.
Discussion of the safety concerns of prescription drug use in the workplace and how laws impact what employers can do.
Discussion of proactive steps employers can take to address opioids in the workplace.
Discussion of Consortium Third Party Administrators (C/TPAs) and how they fit into a DOT mandated drug and alcohol testing program.
Discussion of the roles of DERs, SAPs, and TPAs in administering a DOT drug and alcohol testing program.
Discussion of what Substance Abuse Professionals can do for your company, how they fit in to DOT regulations, and why they are a good...
Discussion of best practices for creating and managing a a workplace drug and alcohol program.
More and more states are legalizing marijuana in some form or another. This makes it imperative that employers have a plan for possible...
What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion? A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace
More than a coworker's report of an employee using drugs is required for reasonable suspicion drug testing. Discussion of the regulations...
Discussion of the types of behaviors that suggest an employee might be using drugs on the job.
The rapidly changing legal landscape around marijuana is making things more complicated for employers - and making a written policy more...
Legal issues employers need to understand before requiring a pre-employment medical exam for possible employees
Discussion of the benefits, procedures, and regulations affecting pre-employment medical exams.
Drug users often seek to cheat drug tests and the most common method is to attempt to dilute the urine so drugs can not be detected. Find...
Primer on drug testing laws, methods, reasons, and other factors affecting when, if, and how a company conducts drug tests.
Three Types of Drug Testing: What Employers Should Know About Lab Testing, POCT, and Express to Lab Testing
Details about the different methods used in drug testing and the strengths and weaknesses of each. Includes lab testing, point of...
Everything you need to know about the 5 panel drug test that is the most common drug test used by companies and is used in DOT testing.