Drug and Alcohol Testing
Proper policies, procedures, documentation and professional collection processes are critical components within any legitimate or defensible Drug & Alcohol testing program. Whether you are preparing for Human Resource matters or just want to increase safety amongst your employees, proper policies, procedures, documentation, and professional collections processes are critical components in legal or judicial proceedings. Legitimate proof that a defendant/employee was tested properly along with accurate results that are defensible in court or wherever you need them is what you can expect with Test Smartly Labs.
Perhaps you’re designing a new workplace Drug and Alcohol testing policy?. Whatever your needs, Test Smartly Labs is here to provide the expertise, guidance, and help to get accurate and reliable results.
Test Smartly Labs is the one-stop-shop for all of your Drug & Alcohol testing needs. We provide expert guidance and testing expertise for nearly every institution, agency or personal need.
Test Smartly Labs has Drug & Alcohol Programs and Expertise for the following:
- Small & Medium-Sized Businesses (All Types)
- Service Industry
- Judicial Testing
- Court Ordered Testing
- Drug Court
- Random Drug Testing
- DOT (Department of Transportation) Mandated Testing
- Schools, Colleges & Universities
- Athletic Programs
- Social Services (All)
- Personal Testing/Monitoring
Types of Alcohol Testing
Modern technology has afforded various testing methods for the accurate detection of alcohol use. The main thing to focus on is what you need to know. Just some of the tests we offer include:
- Breath Alcohol test which determines current levels (Most Common)
- Etg Hair looks a period of up to 90 days of alcohol usage
- DOT, Workplace, Post Accident, Court, Personal
- EtG Urine tests to detect use within the past 80 hours
Drug and alcohol testing expertise isn’t born overnight. It takes years of experience and training to develop, and the staff here at Test Smartly Labs is here to help you understand the type of Drug Testing method that’ll work best for your needs. We can help you better understand the difference between a 5 and 10-Panel drug tests and how to customize them to fit your circumstances. Just some of the considerations we’ll help you decide include:
- What is Drugs are being Tested?
- Frequency (Pre-employment, Random, Specific Time Period)
- What time frame you need to reveal use?
- What Methodology (Urine, Hair, Saliva, Sweat Patch, Blood etc.)
- Onsite/Mobile/Lab Collection
We follow strict chain-of-custody procedures and proper collection practices. This means your specimen integrity is intact and carefully-tracked every step of its journey to completion.
Testing in the Workplace
Workplace injuries cost the United States around $250 billion every year. When you work with Test Smartly Labs in the development of a Drug & Alcohol Program, you’re taking the first step toward an improved bottom line and lowered risk of:
- High absenteeism
- Employee theft
- Higher medical plan usage/costs
- Low productivity
Potential employees with substance abuse problems tend to migrate toward organizations that don’t have formalized testing programs. We’re here for more than just an occasional suspicious incident drug test. Here are just some of the services we can provide:
- Pre-employment Drug testing
- Post-accident Drug & Alcohol
- Reasonable Suspicion
- Random Drug/Alcohol Testing
- Follow-up Drug or Alcohol Testing
- DOT Mandated Drug & Alcohol Testing
If you’re not quite sure what method will work best for your needs, we know the right questions to ask to help you arrive at a viable solution.
Many workplaces just want to make sure their employees are steering clear from use of the most common drugs. If this describes you, our staff can help you put together a testing plan to ensure your test subject appears to be clean
Sometimes, Drug and Alcohol Testing needs aren’t geared toward the discovery of active use in an individual. Kids and other victims can get caught in the crosshairs of drug abuse, and our Passive Exposure Drug Testing can determine if a test subject have been exposed to drugs.
Test Smartly Labs is here to help schools and parents lead our youth down the most optimistic course in life. Since teen drug trends are becoming more complicated, it requires knowledge on the latest substances for successful monitoring. Just some of the little-recognized drugs we can help you test include:
- Prescription drugs
- Bath salts
Athletes are often tested for steroids for athletic performance enhancement. Test Smartly Labs is here to help you establish your Student and Athlete testing program today.
Test Smartly Labs understands the dangers posed by the increase of the Opioid problem in the United States, and we proudly partner with physicians to best ensure prescriptions drugs aren’t misused or abused. Accurate testing requires more than Instant Screens or 5-Panel Drug Tests. Speak to one of our experts to learn more about the testing methodologies and drugs of abuse that can be tested.
Test Smartly Labs | Here for all Your Organization’s Drug Testing Needs
When you work with our professional staff, you’ll quickly realize we’re not here to make a quick buck. We don’t test until we’ve pinpointed the best testing method to meet your needs, and we never allow one of our clients to pay for services that won’t hold up in court or other venues.
A common mistake is to assume an Instant Drug Screen will provide results you can use The trouble is a screen is NOT actually a defensible drug test. It only reveals a negative result but doesn’t conclude that a non-negative finding is a positive result. There are legitimate uses for Instant Screens, but they are often used incorrectly and not adequately explained to the customer/client.
Mistakes can lead to severe consequences. From putting people in jail unjustly to making an inaccurate firing decision and more, Test Smartly Labs can help minimize inaccuracies that change people’s lives forever. We ensure your non-negative results are Confirmed with an actual Lab Test and Reviewed by a Medical Review Officer to take doctors prescriptions into account. When you work with us, you can rest assured you’re in good hands.
Learn More About Our Testing Services
Here at Test Smartly Labs, we strive to provide you with lab test results you can count on. We also work to ensure you’re informed of your options and how each can serve to best meet your needs. We’re ready to be your partner in drug and alcohol testing for a more safe and productive workplace, school, or community.