Employer drug testing options are limitless with up to 12-panel testing options. To give you an idea of what drug testing options exist, here’s some basic information on different drug test situations and sample types. There can be many reasons to screen employees for drug and alcohol abuse: to maintain a safe workplace, to comply with regulatory standards, or to determine the cause of an accident.
Here are some potential situations where you could require drug testing:
While urine is the most common sample used for employee drug tests, there are other methods labs can use to screen for drugs and alcohol. The four most common sample types – urine, blood, saliva, and hair – mostly differ by detection time, the process and ease of collection, and company cost.
Great lakes Labs drug testing program offers all the drug test options you need, from different scenarios to different sample types. We’ll customize the program you need and ensure that everything complies with federal and state regulations. Talk to one of our work health experts to learn more about our drug test offerings.