Drug Testing


DOT Drug Testing Panel Now Includes Opioids: What It Means for Employers DOT Drug Testing Panel Now Includes Opioids: What It Means for Employers DOT Drug Testing Panel Now Includes Opioids: What It Means for Employers DOT Drug Testing Panel Now Includes Opioids: What It Means for Employers


Discussion of the changes in DOT drug testing regulations to require drug testing for opioids beginning in 2018.

How Prescription Opioids Affect the Workplace How Prescription Opioids Affect the Workplace How Prescription Opioids Affect the Workplace How Prescription Opioids Affect the Workplace


Discussion of the impacts of prescription opioids and the abuse of prescription opioids in the workplace.

Are Prescription Opioids in the Workplace Really a Problem? Are Prescription Opioids in the Workplace Really a Problem? Are Prescription Opioids in the Workplace Really a Problem? Are Prescription Opioids in the Workplace Really a Problem?


Discussion of the detrimental effects of prescription opioid abuse in the workplace and ways to combat the problem.

What Employers Need to Know about Prescriptions in the Workplace What Employers Need to Know about Prescriptions in the Workplace What Employers Need to Know about Prescriptions in the Workplace What Employers Need to Know about Prescriptions in the Workplace


Discussion of the safety concerns of prescription drug use in the workplace and how laws impact what employers can do.

Positive Proactive Steps Employers can Take to Deal with Opioids in the Workplace Positive Proactive Steps Employers can Take to Deal with Opioids in the Workplace Positive Proactive Steps Employers can Take to Deal with Opioids in the Workplace Positive Proactive Steps Employers can Take to Deal with Opioids in the Workplace


Discussion of proactive steps employers can take to address opioids in the workplace.

Introduction to Consortium Third Party Administrators  (C/TPAs) Introduction to Consortium Third Party Administrators  (C/TPAs) Introduction to Consortium Third Party Administrators  (C/TPAs) Introduction to Consortium Third Party Administrators  (C/TPAs)


Discussion of Consortium Third Party Administrators (C/TPAs) and how they fit into a DOT mandated drug and alcohol testing program.

What are the Differences Between a DER, a SAP, and a TPA? What are the Differences Between a DER, a SAP, and a TPA? What are the Differences Between a DER, a SAP, and a TPA? What are the Differences Between a DER, a SAP, and a TPA?


Discussion of the roles of DERs, SAPs, and TPAs in administering a DOT drug and alcohol testing program.

Introduction to Substance Abuse Professionals (SAPs) and How They are Important to Your Company Introduction to Substance Abuse Professionals (SAPs) and How They are Important to Your Company Introduction to Substance Abuse Professionals (SAPs) and How They are Important to Your Company Introduction to Substance Abuse Professionals (SAPs) and How They are Important to Your Company


Discussion of what Substance Abuse Professionals can do for your company, how they fit in to DOT regulations, and why they are a good...

Drug and Alcohol Program Best Practices Drug and Alcohol Program Best Practices Drug and Alcohol Program Best Practices Drug and Alcohol Program Best Practices


Discussion of best practices for creating and managing a a workplace drug and alcohol program.

4 Things Employers Can Do to Prepare for Marijuana Legalization 4 Things Employers Can Do to Prepare for Marijuana Legalization 4 Things Employers Can Do to Prepare for Marijuana Legalization 4 Things Employers Can Do to Prepare for Marijuana Legalization


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 What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace 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...

Signs of Drug Use in Employees: Behaviors That Might Signal Drug Use on the Job Signs of Drug Use in Employees: Behaviors That Might Signal Drug Use on the Job Signs of Drug Use in Employees: Behaviors That Might Signal Drug Use on the Job Signs of Drug Use in Employees: Behaviors That Might Signal Drug Use on the Job


Discussion of the types of behaviors that suggest an employee might be using drugs on the job.

Why Employers Need a Workplace Marijuana Policy Why Employers Need a Workplace Marijuana Policy Why Employers Need a Workplace Marijuana Policy Why Employers Need a Workplace Marijuana Policy


The rapidly changing legal landscape around marijuana is making things more complicated for employers - and making a written policy more...

Pre-employment Medical Exam Legal Issues Employers Need to Understand Pre-employment Medical Exam Legal Issues Employers Need to Understand Pre-employment Medical Exam Legal Issues Employers Need to Understand Pre-employment Medical Exam Legal Issues Employers Need to Understand


Legal issues employers need to understand before requiring a pre-employment medical exam for possible employees

Everything you Need to Know About Pre-Employment Medical Examinations Everything you Need to Know About Pre-Employment Medical Examinations Everything you Need to Know About Pre-Employment Medical Examinations Everything you Need to Know About Pre-Employment Medical Examinations


Discussion of the benefits, procedures, and regulations affecting pre-employment medical exams.

What Employers Should Know About Dilute Specimens in Drug Tests What Employers Should Know About Dilute Specimens in Drug Tests What Employers Should Know About Dilute Specimens in Drug Tests What Employers Should Know About Dilute Specimens in Drug Tests


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...

Everything Employers Need to Know About Workplace Drug Testing Everything Employers Need to Know About Workplace Drug Testing Everything Employers Need to Know About Workplace Drug Testing Everything Employers Need to Know About Workplace Drug Testing


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 Three Types of Drug Testing: What Employers Should Know About Lab Testing, POCT, and Express to Lab Testing Three Types of Drug Testing: What Employers Should Know About Lab Testing, POCT, and Express to Lab Testing 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...

Introduction to the 5 Panel Drug Test Introduction to the 5 Panel Drug Test Introduction to the 5 Panel Drug Test Introduction to the 5 Panel Drug Test


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.