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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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 a person’s behavior has been impacted by drugs. The way drug testing works best is to […]
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 disease that requires treatment, 65 […]
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Drug testing in the home and the workplace has become a necessity because of widespread prescription drug abuse. Families are deteriorating because of loved ones becoming addicted to illicit and prescription drugs. Drug abuse often starts at the bathroom cabinet. Check it regularly and dispose of outdated or unfinished prescriptions in a responsible way.
The average employer is unknowingly wasting thousands of dollars a year due to drug related workplace issues. Drug testing your employees saves lives and helps prevent addiction.
Every drug test kit supplied by us is made to the highest standard ensuring the result is as reliable and accurate as the last. Always follow manufacturer's recommendations when testing, otherwise you may get an erroneous result.
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Refer to our detailed testing instructions and test like an expert. We have compiled a thorough instruction sheet so you can confidently initiate and complete a drug test with confidence. The instructions were compiled by our in-house technicians who have received advanced training from DATIA and Department of Transport.
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