White Papers by National Drug Screening, Inc.

  • Urine, Hair, and Oral Fluid Drug Testing: A Q&A Approach to Drug Testing Methods

    The Current Consulting Group was recently invited to a symposium at the United Nations in New York City on the state of drug testing in Brazil. Specifically, leaders from that country discussed how they have combatted substance abuse in the transportation industry using hair testing. Some even...
  • Positive Tests for Cocaine, Meth, and Marijuana Up in US Workers

    As it turns out, 2017 was an interesting year for workplace drug testing in the Unites States. A recent analysis by Quest Diagnostics finds that drug use by Americans, particularly those in the workforce, is at its highest level in more than ten years. The analysis shows that positive tests for...
  • 2018 Update on OSHA Post-Accident Drug Testing

    February 2018 - Recent years have brought about a myriad of changes in the screening industry, both big and small. 2017 brought updated Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations, including an expanded panel that better reflects the drug...
  • Workers Compensation Premium Discounts: A Brief Overview

    Discounts vary by state and some states even offer multiple discounts. Following is a brief overview of which states offer workers’ compensation premium discounts.