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Protect your family by drug testing at home

Drug testing at home. More and more people today are abusing illicit drugs, whether it be illegal or a prescription. It is one of the worst effects of modernization and globalization on every human being; especially, for parents who are concerned about substance abuse because of the sorrow, distress, and anguish it causes. For this reason, testing at home became more commonplace, and simple to use test kits were made available to diagnose the problem. Not so long ago, a person who needed a drug test had to go to a laboratory. However, the situation has changed because of new technological advancements in medical science. ... Read more

Are drug test kits good value? Yes if you purchase from a reputable source

I was researching drug test kits and came across this article from a person who bought five over the counter drug test kits from a Dollar Tree store. It made me laugh knowing that unregulated drug test kits are not FDA approved for a reason. I can’t believe Dollar Tree sells marijuana drug test kits. My nephew bought 5 of them just for the hell of it. He did it first and tested positive. Which doesn’t surprise me but–I took it, and it came back positive. I don’t smoke. Haven’t in a very, very long time. My wife took it; ... Read more

What are the benefits of 5 panel drug tests?

Here are the basic benefits of 5 panel drug tests They are simple to administer, quick and efficient to use and will detect substance abuse from an individual in less than three minutes. They typically have a long shelf life, meaning you can always keep a few on hand knowing they will as accurate as of the last. Some of the most common illegal substances taken by people are marijuana, opiates, methamphetamine, amphetamines, phencyclidine, and cocaine. Intake of a substance can have harsh effects on the health of an abuser and can have serious consequences if an employee is under the ... Read more

Beware of danger as Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace!

New survey suggests Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace Opioid abuse is in the workplace, employees are using and abusing prescription drugs to get high to help them through the day.  A new survey reveals 70 percent of businesses are saying it’s affecting their workers. The survey from the National Safety Council also found that while 71 percent of employers believe that abuse of opioid abuse is a disease that requires treatment, 65 percent also consider it a justifiable reason to fire a worker. The medicine cabinet is the source from where most of these drugs are coming from.  Prescribed prescription drugs and ... Read more

Workplace drug testing policy & procedures for employees

○ Do you have a Workplace drug testing policy? Testing an employer for substance abuse can help determine if the employee or job applicant is abusing drugs.  It will identify evidence of recent substance abuse, particularly prescription and illicit substances.   As an employer, it is important you set out and implement a clear and concise employer workplace policy. Make sure that every employee is aware of its contents and clearly state your position to substance abuse within the workplace. Part of your implementation should include employee education about the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse while working in safety-sensitive areas, ... Read more

The dangers of workplace drug abuse

Workplace drug abuse Substance abuse in the workplace may not be evident, but statistically at least one of your employees will be abusing. The question is, what are you doing about it? Are you currently doing any testing? If you are, are you following a strict policy of no to drugs? The figures for substance abuse in the United States of America are astounding. Here are statistics from the American Council for Drug Education. 60% of the world’s illegal drugs are consumed by Americans. 2,000,000 Americans use heroin. 6,000,000 use cocaine. 18,000,000 suffer from alcohol abuse. 23,000,000 people use marijuana at least ... Read more