New Random Testing Rates For 2019
Updated Random Testing Rates For 2019

Every fourth quarter the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) agencies and the U.S. Coast Guard publish their minimum drug and alcohol random testing rates for the upcoming year. All Federal employers must comply with these changes beginning on January 1st. The changes for 2019 are...

Oregon Equal Pay Act
Oregon Equal Pay Act: What Employers Should Know

The Oregon Equal Pay Act is now effective as of January 1st. This new statute requires that employees within your company doing similar work be paid equal amounts regardless of sex, race, age, or other categories protected within the act. Along with establishing equal pay standards,...

New Platform Updates
New Platform Updates

Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season. We're super excited for this new year and everything that we have in store for you. There are a couple new updates that have been made in our platform that we wanted to make you...

Happy Holidays From The Blueline Services Team!
Happy Holidays!

As this year ends, we wanted to reach out and express our gratitude to all of our wonderful clients. Thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to work with you this year. We appreciate your support and business and wish you the best holiday...

Still Manually Entering In Your Applicant's Information?
Still Manually Entering In Your Applicant’s Information?

Are you still having your applicants fill out paperwork and then manually inputing that information into our system yourself? If you prefer taking the time to manually enter your applicant’s information into the system from a paper form then that’s totally fine! Keep doing what you...

How Can You Get More Out Of Blueline Services?
How Can You Get More Out Of Blueline Services?

We’ve had so many clients coming to us lately wanting to add more of our services or features to their current plans! So we thought we’d briefly touch on some of the great services and options we offer here at Blueline Services to make sure you’re...

OSHA Issues Memorandum On Post-Accident Drug Testing
OSHA Memorandum on Post-Accident Testing

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently published a memorandum clarifying that an earlier ruling (29 C.F.R. § 1904.35(b)(1)(iv)) that prohibited employers from retaliating against employees for reporting work-related injuries or illnesses. Their clarification states that this ruling does not prohibit workplace safety incentive programs or post-incident...

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...