More Than Just Christmas Spirits On The Rise

With Christmas coming up, many people look forward to the Holiday Season. It’s felt as the time of year for get-togethers between friends, reunions for family members who haven’t seen each other in a long time and break time for those in school or college. And of course, Let’s not forget that it’s also that […]

Reasonable Suspicion Drug Testing

Pop Quiz: What is one of the best convenient ways for a company to save money? Hmmm? In your industry, do you think you could fire everyone and go 100% computer-automated? Do you think your workers will stay if you decided to slash all their benefits to save a dollar? Would you be okay if […]

Nicotine Testing

Smoking can be a way to calm down the nerves when you’re stressed out. Some people like to smoke when they have a little to drink, after a good meal, or on a cold winter’s night to stay warm. Other might say it eases the tension after a verbal or sometimes physical confrontation. One thing […]

Why Should We Drug Test?

By: Pat Kelley As the newly-hired Human Resources Manager for a small manufacturing company, I quickly realized that many of the company’s problems were directly related to employee turnover. That was driven home in dramatic fashion when we began drug testing. Thirty-six percent (36%) of the then-current employees tested positive for illegal drugs, even after […]

The importance of a Lab Confirmation

We’ve all heard about someone getting drug tested and it coming back positive for an illegal substance even while that person has never done drugs in their life. Can you believe that there are companies who don’t take the one step further to verify 100 percent? Some of these companies are Fortune 500 Corporations who […]

K2 “Spice” in the Military

Nothing makes a community more proud of you than serving your country. Be it home or abroad, serving your country is a great honor. Needless to say, it’s a non-stop roller-coaster of a journey from the first day to the last. The only thing that remains constant is change, but working with unpredictability mixed in […]

Convicts Getting A Taste For “Spice” In Prison

Inmates are getting the spice drug into jails, prisons, and penitentiaries causing potential health risks. The fastest and most affordable way identify synthetic Cannabis is with a urine K2 test. You might find it as a big surprise, but inmates are adding a bit of “Spice” into their daily routine. Apparently, it’s not with their […]

Alcohol in the Workplace – Considering The Alcohol Saliva Test Vs Breathalyzer Tests

Which is more accurate and cost-effective for your business? Studies show that more and more U.S. employers are implementing alcohol abuse policies to help ensure the safety and well-being of all their employees. The reasons for alcohol testing in the workplace are numerous: higher Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) directly impairs reaction times and judgment, which […]

Types of Alcohol Testing

Sometimes in this fast-paced world, it’s hard to slow down. It seems we don’t take enough time for ourselves and simply relax as much as our body needs. Sure, we can steal a minute here, borrow a minute there, but the only thing that adds up is stress. We stress out about work, financial matters, […]

Alcohol Abuse: Effects of Alcohol Abuse on your body

If your definition of Alcohol Abuse is the action of spilling or pouring out a perfectly good alcoholic beverage onto the ground or down the drain and purposely allowing it to go to waste, then you are wrong. Alcohol Abuse is a very serious matter and can cause injury not only to the person’s reputation, […]