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If I Test for Marijuana, I Won’t Have any Workers Left

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Companies who do not test for drugs in their safety sensitive workers tend to attract workers who know this. Their workforce may have failed drug tests for other companies, but know that it won’t be a barrier at this company. Because of this, companies may perceive that a significant % of the working population are regular drug users, when really their workforce is not a statistically accurate sampling of qualified workers. Their % of drug users tends to be elevated because there are no drug testing measures in place.

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Marijuana Legalization & The Canadian Workplace? – Part 1

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Marijuana in the workplace is a hot topic in Canada, especially with the impending legalization of the substance slated for July 2018.  Whether you agree or disagree with legalization, a firm understanding of what this means is needed. I have heard opinions from every side of the spectrum, including: If marijuana is legalized, we should […]

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Introducing Fentanyl Drug Testing

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You may not have heard of fentanyl, but this drugs popularity is growing at an exponential rate, seemingly overnight.  Buzz around this drug seems more popular now than ever as it has been linked to the death of the pop singer, Prince.  It seems to be the new drug d’jour.  Since its rise in popularity, […]