Employee Drug Use on the Increase Despite Drop in Positive Drug Test Results for Cocaine and Marijuana

Tweet For those employers who conduct drug tests as part of their employment screening programs, you should take note of this article.  Drug Testing for some companies is mandatory and often an effective background check in helping to determine substance abuse issues or possible hazards in the workplace. According to International Business Times…”Quest data shows […]

Substance Abuse in the Workplace

Tweet For those conducting background checks  for employment screening purposes, here is an article well worth reviewing.  While the article narrates substance abuse in the United Kingdom workplace, much can be applied to the American working environment.  Which is why drug screen is often so important. According to the article in HR Magazine UK….”The TUC […]

Drugs In The Workplace–What a Concept

Tweet If most employers believe that substance abuse is not an issue, they better look again at their staff.  There are exceptions of course, and many employees are either moderate drinkers and drug free or don’t indulge enough to  create problem.  But then there are the others, a few, who come to the workplace bleary […]

President Obama’s Administration Encourages Drug Tests for Certain Employees

Tweet President Obama and his administration have encouraged employers to conduct drug tests as background checks for their employment screening programs.   The administration believes that employment drug tests will boost productivity in the work place and reduce healthcare costs. As Corra Group provides drug testing background checks to its clients, we have experience in […]

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