CBD Oil: What Employers Should Know - Employment Background Checks and Drug Testing Services At Total Reporting
CBD Oil: What Employers Should Know

CBD oil has been rapidly growing in popularity across the country as a cure-all for everything from headaches to anxiety to cancer. CBD or cannabidiol is generally believed to the be active "medical" ingredient in cannabis and is one of over 500 chemicals found in...

America's Invisible Pot Addicts - The Altanic Recap - A look at legalized weed - Employment Background Checks and Drug Testing Services Total Reporting
America’s Invisible Pot Addicts

A recently published article for The Atlantic, America's Invisible Pot Addicts, takes a look at a side of legalized marijuana use that many Americans may not be aware of. They follow the story of "Evan" a self-proclaimed cannabis addict who has been struggling to get sober....

FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse Query Plans - Update Employers Purchase A Query Plan - Background Checks and Drug Testing Services Total Reporting
FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse Query Plans

With registration for the Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse coming up soon, the Federal Motor Carrier Administration (FMCSA) has announced their query plan options for employers. These query plans will become available for purchase during Clearinghouse registration this fall. All employers of CDL drivers will be...

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FMCSA Updates With More Information About Clearinghouse

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has recently announced changes to their drug testing and alcohol forms as well as expanded their FAQ section to include more answers to common questions they've been receiving. Set to take effect beginning in 2020, many employers have...

Drug Masking Laws Updated In California and Delaware - Fake Urine Sales Booming - Cheating Drug Tests - Total Reporting Background Check and Drug Testing Company Blog
Drug Masking Laws Updated In California and Delaware

California and Delaware have both just passed state laws that prohibit individuals from distributing, delivering, or selling drug masking products. This also includes possessing with intent to distribute, deliver, or sell. In this case, a drug masking product refers to synthetic urine or any substance designed...

2019 Update: Marijuana In The Workplace - Drug Testing For Weed - Total Reporting Background Check and Drug Testing Company Blog
2019 Update: Marijuana In The Workplace

Over 80% of employers are concerned about safety in the workplace with regards to marijuana's recreational legalization in many states, according to Current Consulting Group's 2019 employer survey. One of the biggest worries or impacts following marijuana's legalization is the potential for high costs at employers'...

What Exactly Is A Substance Abuse Professional - DOT Drug Testing - Total Reporting
What Exactly Is A Substance Abuse Professional?

A Substance Abuse Professional or SAP plays a very important role in drug and alcohol testing and keeping an effective drug-free workplace program. Certain safety-sensitive positions require employers to have a designed SAP, like those that are under Department of Transportation regulation. However, it is considered...

Employers Speak Up About Illicit Opioid Use At Work
Employers Speak Up About Illicit Opioid Use At Work

The National Safety Council (NSC) recently commissioned the National Employer Survey to poll more than 500 U.S. employers to find out more about opioid use at the workplace. We thought that these statistics might be useful to consider as you strive to make or update your...

Pennsylvania's Landmark Clean Slate Act Now In Effect
Pennsylvania’s Clean Slate Act Now In Effect

The Clean Slate Act is now in effect in Pennsylvania. This means that Pennsylvania will now automatically seal misdemeanor records of those who were not found guilty, those whose charges were dropped, and those who committed low-level offenses if they have remained crime-free for 10...