Drug Masking Laws Updated In California And Delaware - Banning Fake Urine Sales - Blueline Services Background Check and Drug Testing Company
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...

FMCSA Release More Information About Upcoming Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse - Blueline Services Background Checks and Drug Testing Blog
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...

2019 Update: Marijuana In The Workplace - Blueline Services Background Check and Drug Testing Trusted Company
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 Regulated - Blueline Services
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...

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...

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...

Drugged Driving On Our Roads - Marijuana - Blueline Services
Drug Impaired Drivers On Our Roads

We're all aware of the huge danger and problem that drunk driving can cause. Don't do it. Always have a designated driver. Call an Uber if necessary, etc. However, many people are unaware of another serious danger that is out on the roads as well: drug-impaired...