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What is a DOT/FMCSA background check?

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) and its agency, the Federal Motor Carrier...

Recent State drug laws impacting the workplace including marijuana

Through all of the confusion that employers have been facing this year, drug testing while...

The Future of Drug Testing

I founded the Current Consulting Group (CCG) in 1998 and the next year we conducted a survey of...

FMCSA Clearinghouse: Answers to frequently asked questions

The FMCSA Clearinghouse is an online database that contains information about violations of...

What multi-state employers need to know about state drug testing laws

The creation and maintenance of a compliant drug and alcohol testing policy is essential for...

New options for Marijuana Testing in the Workplace

Drug testing and marijuana in the workplace is a complicated topic that continues to get more...

Changing Marijuana laws: what employers need to know

Continuing the trend in recent years of marijuana legalization, the November 2020 elections...

2020 drug testing in the workplace law changes

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Workplace Drug Testing During COVID-19

Here’s what we know: drug testing works! It has proven to be a powerful deterrent to drug use...

How to Prepare Now for a Drug-Free Post-Pandemic Workplace

Now is the time to prepare:  avoid exorbitant unexpected costs due to absenteeism, workplace...

Frequently Asked Questions About Marijuana in The Workplace

There is ample information circling the topic of marijuana in the workplace, and much of this...

Marijuana Use in the Workplace

The topic of marijuana in the workplace is perhaps the most timely issue surrounding the...

What employers need to know about impairment vs. under the influence

Drug abuse can have a direct impact on workplace safety. When creating a workplace drug testing...