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Rising Drug Use Within the Workplace

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Aug 26, 2015 9:38:00 AM

The Drug Testing Index, published by Quest Diagnostics, is a report published annually regarding the rate of drug usage, revealed by positive drug test results, within the workplace. The results are based on ten million drug test results. Some major findings include:

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Topics: News, Employment Law, Best Practices for Employers, Drug Tests

Drug and Background Checks: To Screen or Not To Screen?

Posted by Rhiannon Hedrick on Aug 11, 2015 10:11:36 AM

"Trust, but verify." --Ronald Reagan 

A 2010 study conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management indicated that 50% of all resumes and applications contain false information. Because it is nearly impossible to differentiate valid information from false information simply from an applicant’s resume, background screenings are an invaluable step in the hiring process.

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Topics: Hiring, Reduce Hiring Costs, Employment Law

Positive Drug Tests on the Rise

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Jul 9, 2015 12:58:06 PM

The Drug Testing Index, published by Quest Diagnostics, is a report published annually regarding the rate of drug usage, revealed by positive drug test results, within the workplace. The results are based on ten million drug test results.  Some major findings include:

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Topics: News, Employment Law, Best Practices for Employers, Drug Tests

Are Pre-Employment Screenings Worth the Expense?

Posted by Rhiannon Hedrick on May 29, 2015 12:56:00 PM

"Trust, but verify." --Ronald Reagan 

Pre-Employment Screenings. What you don’t know can hurt you. A 2010 study conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management indicated that 50% of all resumes and applications contain false information. Because it is nearly impossible to differentiate valid information from false information simply from an applicant’s resume, background screenings are an invaluable step in the hiring process.

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Topics: Hiring, Reduce Hiring Costs, Employment Law

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