Drug Testing In the News – Uruguay’s Recreational Pot

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Uruguay officially became the first country to offer legalized recreational marijuana for purchase as of this Wednesday, July 19th.  Uruguay, however, has taken a much more regulated route to legal pot purchase than many states […]

Drug Testing In the News – Oregon Moves to Decriminalize Various Illicit Drugs

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. An Oregon bill that decriminalizes various illicit substances is now on Governor Kate Brown’s desk awaiting her signature.  The bill, House Bill 378, would reduce “drug-related property crimes from felonies to misdemeanors”.  Bill 378 is […]

Drug Testing In the News – Legal Marijuana More Harmful than Beneficial

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Lawmakers on the federal level are debating passing the proposed Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, a law that would not only restrict federal government enforcement of marijuana laws, but would also benefit the black market by allowing them […]

West Virginia’s New Drug Testing Law

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Introduction On April 26, 2017, West Virginia governor Jim Justice signed House Bill 2857 into law. This bill created a brand new drug testing law: The West Virginia Safer Workplaces Act. What makes this new […]

The Where and When of Alcohol Testing

  This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. There are several alcohol testing options to consider for your business. Understanding the advantages of each method will assist in establishing a successful and effective program designed specifically to meet the needs and objectives […]