Tag: drug testing employees

All of the chatter about the legalization of marijuana…..

All of the chatter about the legalization of marijuana…. Well, everyone seems to be talking about the recent legalization of marijuana.  Some say yes, some say no.  The fact is that employers have the right and/or choice to allow or disallow testing.   Click here (Marijuana stands firmly between employers and potential workers | DailyComet.com) to […]

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The party drug known as “Molly” killed two people over the weekend

      Molly, she is not a cute little girl.  It is the newest craze of drugs-the purest form of MDMA.  MDMA is man-made—it doesn’t come from a plant like marijuana or  tobacco do. Other chemicals or substances—such as caffeine, dextromethorphan (found in some cough syrups), amphetamines, PCP, or cocaine—are sometimes added to, or substituted […]

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Passive smoke study undermines second-hand defense

Many managers of employee drug testing programs have heard employees who test positive for cannabis say that they were just in the room and inhaled passive or second-hand smoke. But those claims are undermined in a study published in May 2010 in the Journal of Analytical Toxicology. The study exposed eight volunteers to passive cannabis […]

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