10 Drug Screening Myths (or Half-Truths)
8 Drug Testing Myths (or Half-Truths)

It's easy to find a lot of information about drug testing online, but unfortunately a lot of that information isn't always the most accurate or reliable. We get clients coming to us all the time with some of these common drug testing myths and half-truths....

Alcohol Named Leading Cause Of Death Worldwide
Alcohol Named Leading Cause Of Death Worldwide

According to a new study published by The Lancet medical journal, alcohol is one of the leading causes of death worldwide being linked to around 2.8 million deaths annually. In 2016, alcohol misuse was the seventh-leading risk factor for premature death and disability globally; among people...

READ THIS Before Running An MVR Check In Wisconsin

Please BE CAREFUL if you're planning on running an Motor Vehicle Record check for someone in Wisconsin. MVR checks in Wisconsin require careful attention to detail as they use license number alone to identify which records should be pulled. It is not cross-checked or verified against...

Fingerprinting vs. Name-based Searches
The Truth About Fingerprint Background Checks

Are fingerprint background checks everything that you think they are? Crime T.V. shows make it seem as though quickly running someone's fingerprints is the quickest way to nab a criminal and find out everything you need to know about them. And while the all-knowing, omniscient databases...

New Marijuana Breathalyzer Aims To Catch High Drivers
New Marijuana Breathalyzer Aims To Catch High Drivers

A new two-in-one marijuana and alcohol breathalyzer is poised for release in select cities this fall. Hound Labs Inc, the California company who is developing this pioneering product, announced their hopeful release and claims that this new breathalyzer will be "1 billion times more sensitive than...

Excuses We Hear For Positive Drug Tests
Excuses We Hear For Positive Drug Tests

Working in the drug testing industry, we've heard a lot of excuses over the years for why a drug test is showing up positive. Our trusted lab partners have definitely heard their fair share as well. We read Quest Diagnostic's article on the many excuses...

What Drug Testing Method Is Best For Your Company?
What Drug Testing Method Is Best For Your Company?

Drug testing is essential for all organizations and companies no matter where you work, play or volunteer. Screening helps protect yourself, your employees and your company. With statistics showing that employers lose over 79% of negligent hiring cases and drug abuse costs nearing around $81 billion each...

Weed Sign in Burlington Vermont
Recreational Marijuana Now Legal In Vermont

Vermont has just become the 9th state in the U.S. to legalize recreational marijuana as of July 1st. Act 86 was signed into law in January by governor Phil Scott who did so with "mixed emotions". Under the law, adults of age 21 and older can now...