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Narcotic drug test kits

Narcotic drug test kits

Narcotic drug test kits are the new standard for detecting drugs. Once upon a time, it was hashish, amphetamines (Speed), cocaine and Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD). Times have changed and so have habits. Drug users are trying alternative drug types, and as we hear every day on the news, reaching epidemic levels. So what is going on?…

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How do I test for prescription drugs?

Test for prescription drugs

Test for prescription drugs. Testing for a prescribed drug these days is very straightforward. Prescription drugs are presumed to be safe as doctors prescribe them but often people become addicted, and this leads to abuse. The latest testing techniques detect these with either urine or oral saliva fluid test. They are simple to use, and results…

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Signs of Opioid Abuse and How to Test For It

Opioid abuse testing

Opioid Abuse Opioid abuse is a major problem in the United States, with prescription addiction being one of the biggest drug problems today. Prescription Opioid medications are relatively easy to obtain. It is estimated that over 200 million prescriptions for opiates alone were dispensed in 2010. What is not understood is that prescription opiate abusers are…

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Know your Workplace drug testing policy & procedures

workplace drug testing policy

Do you have a Workplace drug testing policy? Drug testing is a way an employer can determine if their employees or job applicants are abusing drugs.  It can identify evidence of recent substance abuse, particularly prescription and illegal drugs.  Substance testing cannot test for impairment or whether drugs have impacted a person’s behavior.  The way drug testing works…

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Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace for the worst!

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace Opioid abuse hits the workplace as employees are using and abusing prescription drugs more often.  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…

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Workplace drug abuse

Workplace drug abuse

Workplace drug abuse Workplace drug abuse may not be evident in your workplace, 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…

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