10 Reasons to Bring Drug Testing to Your Workplace

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Alcohol and drug abuse may be affecting your business, and you might not even know it. According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, 70% of all illicit drug users between the ages of 18-49 are employed full-time. In the full-time workforce, 6.6% of workers are heavy drinkers, with occasional drinkers causing 60% […]

New DOT Medical Certification Forms

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Please be aware that as of 10/04/2018 medical examiners must begin using the final approved Medical Certification Forms MCSA-5875 & MCSA-5876 with the 09/30/2019 expiration date as of 10/04/2018. Below is the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) website: Updated Driver Examination Forms Posted The date found on the top right corner of the Medical Examination […]

Can CBD Oil Affect Employee Drug Test Results?

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Can CBD Oil Affect Employee Drug Test Results? In many workplaces, drug tests are used to prevent employees from using substances with effects that are considered problematic or dangerous in the workplace. One substance frequently tested for is tetra-hydrocanabinol (THC), the mind-altering compound that can cause feelings of relaxation, heightened senses, changed time perception, hallucinations, […]

Partnering with Employers to Offer Pre-Employment Physical Exams

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Partnering with Employers to Offer Pre-Employment Physical Exams Pre-employment physical exams are becoming increasingly common, particularly in businesses within manufacturing, distribution, and trucking, that need to ensure their applicants can perform the physical demands of the job. Specifically, what this means is an employer can make an applicant’s job offer conditional upon that individual passing […]