Drug Testing In the News – Drug Testing for Pilots

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. The federal government regulates drug testing for the aviation industry, and is currently working to require drug testing for opioids in order to address the opioid crisis.  However, even after the proposed changes are made, […]

Drug Testing In the News – New Legislation for Ballooners to Prevent Drug-Impaired Flyers

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Three Texas lawmakers announced bipartisan legislation this week that would require the FAA to require medical exams for commercial balloon pilots.  The legislation comes following a report by the National Transportation Safety Board following a […]

Drug Testing In the News – Marijuana Changes the Brain

This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Brigham Young University’s (BYU) neuroscience department published a study this week on the effects of long-term marijuana use on the brain.  This study further supports other studies done that show that long-term use of marijuana, […]