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Drug Abuse Test Best Practices

Drug abuse at the workplace negatively impacts both employees as well as employers in many ways. The recent UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime) report indicates that opioid use leads to loss of the maximum number of productive years. Around the world, 29.5 million adults are engaged in substance abuse according to UNODC. [...]

2018-08-20T17:12:57+00:00 2018, Blogs|

Workplace Safety: How can a Drug Abuse Test Help?

Drug abuse has been a major concern across the world. In India, the drug epidemic has been serious enough for the government to authorise a nation-wide survey to understand the extent of drug abuse. While Punjab has been on the top of the list, the drug epidemic has also hit other states including Delhi, Goa, [...]

2018-07-27T19:03:04+00:00 2018, Blogs|

Drug Abuse Testing Policy at Workplace

More than 7 crore Indians are believed to be addicted to drugs. The most recent report that was presented in the Rajya Sabha shows ten suicides occur in a day in India due to drug abuse. In 2014, according to the National Crime Records Bureau, 3,647 suicide cases occurred due to drug abuse with states [...]

2018-04-13T04:52:38+00:00 2018, Blogs|

Drug Abuse Tests: A Beginner’s Guide to What & How?

Substance abuse is a serious concern for employers worldwide. Marijuana and cocaine are the most common drugs used across the world. The United Nations reported way back in 2011 that India was the top consumer of heroin. More than 3 million people are believed to be addicted to drugs in India. For employers, drugs found [...]

2018-04-04T05:41:43+00:00 2018, Blogs|

Drug Abuse Effects on the Hiring Company

The United Nations Drug Report in 2011 states India as the biggest consumer of heroin. Cocaine is another favorite amongst individuals in the age group of 25-34 years. In India, about 3 million people are dependent on drugs which is 0.3% of the population. In Punjab alone, the numbers are startling—nearly 75% of its youth [...]

2018-03-16T04:58:31+00:00 2016, Blogs|