10 Drug Testing Myths Or Half Truths
8 Drug Screening 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....

Marijuana May Cause More Damage Than Alcohol To Teen Brains
Marijuana May Cause More Damage Than Alcohol To Teen Brains

Marijuana use may pose a greater risk of damage to adolescent brains than alcohol consumption, according to a new study published last week. The American Journal of Psychiatry found that cannabis had greater short and long-term consequences than alcohol on four key components of a teen's...

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

According to a recent study published by The Lancet Medical Journal, alcohol was found to be one of the leading causes of death worldwide—linked to around 2.8 million deaths annually. Alcohol misuse was the seventh-leading risk factor for premature death and disability globally in 2016; among...

The Truth About Fingerprinting
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...

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...

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...

Read This Before Running An MVR Check In Wisconsin
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...

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...