As 2016 comes to an end, we would like to take a look back on the year in drugs and drug policy. Some might say that It is a mixed bag, with some major victories for drug reform but
April 29, 2017 – 10AM to 2PM
This year’s National Prescription takeback day will be held on April 29, 2017 between 10:00am and 2:00pm.
The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing
As of October 11th, 2017, Patrice Kelly has been promoted from acting director to Director of the DOT Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy.
Mr. Jim Greer, of Accredited Drug Testing and his employees, would like to congratulate Ms. Patrice Kelly on
10 Reasons to Implement a Drug-Free Workplace Policy
Many employers, clients and individuals often ask us “what are the benefits of a drug free workplace?”
Often times employers are hesitant on implementing a Drug Free Workplace Program because they believe that if an employee tests
Authorities In Dallas Texas Seize Hundreds of Pounds of Methamphetamine and Cocaine
March 4, 2016
Authorities in the Dallas-Fort Worth Texas area have been busy recently, taking more than 50 people into custody on methamphetamine distribution conspiracy charges. Several members of the
Orlando to Consider Decriminalizing Small Amounts of Marijuana
April 18, 2016
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer discussed a possible new civil citation process for misdemeanor violations that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana. Dyer, along with Orlando Police Chief John Mina
Can You Reverse the Long-Term Effects of Drugs by Being Healthy?
Aug. 8 2016
As society's grown more concerned with "clean-eating" and counting calories, we've become obsessed with how to burn those calories off. And since the dawn of Fitbits and Meat
FMCSA reduced the required drug testing rate in 2016 from 50% to the current 25% of random drug testing for all ‘Safety Sensitive” regulated employees following years of tests yielding positive results at less than 1 percent.
The decision to
The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index™ (DTI) is known to be the Drug Testing Industry’s longest standing and most frequently utilized resource for drug trends in the American workforce. Policymakers, media, employers, and the general public utilize this
On August 10th 2017, President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in the United States, known as the Opioid Epidemic.
More and more people are becoming aware of this rapidly growing issue that imposes a huge threat on American citizens.