Autonomous Trucks

Self-Driving Autonomous Trucks: A New Reality?

Last updated on August 14th, 2020 at 02:51 pmLabor shortage in trucking industry may lead to autonomous trucks between transportation hubs. Article written by Lori Lal  The US transportation and logistics industry is rapidly heading towards a problem. As first documented in 2005, the nation’s trucking sector has been experiencing a continuing labor shortage, with […]

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Supervisor training for reasonable suspicion

Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion Training

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 09:55 am“A Supervisor’s Guide to Reasonable Suspicion Training” is a two-hour, on-line web course that discusses the testing process, signs & symptoms of drug or alcohol use, confrontation procedures and much more.   Computer based online remote training; each attendee can take the training on their own schedule.  Supervisors […]

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Welcome to New York Drug Testing

New York Laws on Drug Testing

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 01:48 pmNew York City says no pre-employment drug testing for marijuana with some exceptions.  However, New York State does not have a drug testing statute. There are also a handful of other laws and regulations that indirectly impact drug testing. Information provided by Joe Reilly, President, National Drug […]

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Beyond the 5 panel urine test

Implementing Multiple Drug Testing Methodologies in Your Workplace

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 10:40 amBeyond urine drug testing – oral fluid drug testing, hair drug testing and more. Content provided by – Bill Current, Current Consulting Group, LLC This information is provided for educational purposes only. Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. Over the past […]

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Occupational Safety Council of America

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 10:25 amOccupational Safety Council of America http://www.osca.com OSCA provides safety consulting, computer based training and employee testing services. Occupational Safety Councils of America (OSCA) helps employers meet their safety training and compliance challenges. Through an innovative combination of training, educational and data management tools, OSCA assists employers to […]

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California Tow Truck Drug Testing

Towing for Dollars: Understanding the California Tow Rotation Program to Supplement your Tow Company Income

Last updated on July 30th, 2020 at 11:26 amCalifornia tow rotation program with required drug testing … By Lori Lal, Guest Blog Writer Lori is a senior consultant to National Drug Screening Just like the 70’s television show “Bowling for Dollars”, Towing for Dollars can be a great way to supplement your tow company income […]

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California Public Utilities Commission

California Dreamin’? Satisfying the California Public Utilities Commission’s (CPUC) Requirements for your Drug and Alcohol Testing Program

Last updated on August 12th, 2020 at 12:52 pmBy Lori Lal, Guest Blog Writer Lori is a senior consultant to National Drug Screening Are you finding it difficult to contact someone at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) regarding your drug and alcohol testing program? Are you frustrated at the lack of answers to your […]

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Truck Drivers and Owner Operators Random Testing Consortium

Last updated on July 29th, 2020 at 04:40 pmArticle written by Joe Reilly, President, National Drug Screening  Many truck drivers are considered “Owner-Operators”.  The driver owns the truck and the business.  For owner-operators there are unique facets of the DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Rules. CDL drivers on public roads are subject to Department of Transportation […]

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Who Determines Drug Test Refusals?

Last updated on July 26th, 2020 at 07:16 pmWhile a positive or negative drug test is straight forward, there are situations, such as refusals to test, that require further investigation and documentation. This applies to all employers but is especially true with Federal / Department of Transportation (DOT) regulated testing and there is often confusion […]

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