You would not think a lot of drug testing is performed in Salt Lake City but there sure is. More and more individuals are calling for personal drug tests and alcohol tests including hair testing and hair follicle drug testing. Our drug testing centers in Salt Lake City are open daily for drug testing and alcohol testing.
Many employers are needing DOT drug testing programs and drug free workplace programs. A complete drug testing program will provide many benefits to an employer including more productivity and less turnover. These things show the ROI on drug free workplace programs. When drug testing employees it is important in Utah that managers and supervisors are also subject to drug testing. For assistance on Utah State laws on drug testing – Click Here.
Capital of Utah
Salt Lake City, often shortened to Salt Lake or SLC, is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah. With an estimated population of 190,884 in 2014, the city lies at the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a total population of 1,153,340 (2014 estimate). Salt Lake City is further situated within a larger metropolis known as the Salt Lake City-Ogden-Provo Combined Statistical Area. This region is a corridor of contiguous urban and suburban development stretched along an approximately 120-mile (190 km) segment of the Wasatch Front, comprising a total population of 2,423,912 as of 2014. It is one of only two major urban areas in the Great Basin (the other is Reno, Nevada).
Salt Lake City is known as the Crossroads of the West for its central geography in the western United States. Although Salt Lake City is still home to the headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, less than half the population of Salt Lake City proper is Mormon. Salt Lake City has developed a strong outdoor recreation tourist industry based primarily on skiing, but also is one of the notable industrial banking and transportation centers of the U.S. Schools located in the city include the University of Utah, Westminster College, Salt Lake Community College, Eagle Gate College, the Art Institute of Salt Lake City and LDS Business College among others. Salt Lake is home to several museums including the Church History Museum, the Utah Museum of Fine Arts as well as the Utah Museum of Natural History among other popular cultural sites.
At the 2010 census, the city’s population was 75.1% White, 2.6% African American, 1.2% American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.4% Asian, 2.0% Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 10.7% from other races and 3.7% of mixed descent. 22.3% of the total population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Salt Lake City’s population has historically been predominantly white. Between 1860 and 1950 whites represented about 99% of the city’s population.
Salt Lake City has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes – from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One’s chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 9. Within Utah, more than 100% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Salt Lake City. Drug use occurs daily in Salt Lake City.