The county sheriff for Mendocino County expressed support for the conduct of random drug testing for county workers.
A report on the PressDemocrat.com shared that Mendocino County sheriff Tom Allman expressed his support for such a practice on Friday, saying that he would “welcome drug testing for all officials,” and that if [...]
Police officers in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) may be forced to undergo drug tests, in the wake of the suspension of a high-profile police officer who got caught trying to interfere with his drug test, and then testing positive for drugs.
The Police Ministry proposed changes to its current [...]
The new welfare drug testing law for the state of Georgia, which should have been implemented as of July 1st, has been placed on hold. The law will not be implemented until after an issue involving similar legislation in Florida has been resolved.
While Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal still professed support for the [...]
The Board of Education in New Jersey Township is set to vote on whether a voluntary random drug testing policy will be implemented in its high school in the coming school year.
A report on the Jefferson Patch shared that it may be possible that Jefferson Township High School will implement a voluntary [...]
Drug testing is being associated with an issue that America is trying to deal with: unemployment.
A feature on the Bucyrus Telegraph revealed that there are employers who are facing challenges in filling positions, because a number of applicants either fail a drug test – or quit coming to work after the first [...]
July 1st marked the implementation of a drug testing law impacting welfare recipients in the state of Tennessee.
A measure that mandates drug testing as a condition for receiving welfare, which was passed by both the Senate (24-9) and the House (73-17), is among new laws that will take effect in Tennessee beginning [...]
For most people, the mention of drug testing is more commonly associated with the collection of urine samples for testing and analysis. There are, however, other ways to test for the presence of illicit substances in a person’s system, and one of them is through hair samples.
Hair drug testing consists of the [...]
The United States Navy is very clear when it comes to its stand on drug abuse within its ranks: zero tolerance.
Statistics gathered by DriverCheck, Inc., the largest provider of random testing services in Canada, indicate that randomly testing employees for drug and alcohol abuse is an effective deterrent to the misuse and abuse of these substances at work.
Having a random testing program in place has led to the reduction of positive [...]
A wrestler on the U.S. Olympic team will give up her spot in the team and face suspension, after her drug test results during Olympic trials came back positive for marijuana.
U.S. wrestler Stephany Lee tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol acid, a marijuana metabolite, at the Olympic Team Trials in Iowa City on [...]
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