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Let the professionals at DISA help! ‘Ask DISA’ gives employers an opportunity to ask the employee screening questions they need answered. DISA’s industry experts will reach out shortly after they research and answer each question.

Most Recent Questions

How Do I Contact DISA?

DISA's services are segmented across several industries. The best way to reach the correct representative is using our contact us page here: https://disa.com/contact.

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

How long does a failed drug test stay on DISA?

If an employee fails a drug test through DISA's program, it will remain on their account indefinitely. Depending on the industry and/or workplace policy, employees have the opportunity to complete a Return-to-Duty test and process. However, once a Return-to-Duty program is completed, the failed drug test will still remain on the individual's account indefinitely due to owners with zero tolerance.

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

What is DISA program?

DISA offers several programs accommodating industry-specific workplace safety needs, including background screening, drug and alcohol testing, DOT-mandated services, occupational health, transportation compliance, entertainment compliance, and more. 

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

What are the benefits of DISA's drug testing services?

DISA's industry-leading vendor partners, combined with an extensive range of drug testing methodologies set our standards higher for customers. Our drug testing solutions offer expanded service offerings, cutting-edge technology, and a single-source solution for all your drug testing needs. By implementing a drug testing program with DISA, you'll find:

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

How often am I required to pull an MVR on my CDL drivers?

Under FMCSA regulations, an employer must request a pre-hire MVR in all states where a CDL license was held within the previous 3-year period, and then annually as part of the employee’s annual review process.

Category: DOT Compliance

How long is a background check good for access to a consortium owner site?

In most cases, a background check is good for two years. You should check with the contractor's employer for a specific owner’s time frame.

Category: Background Screening

On a hair test and oral fluid panel/test certificates, does CBD fall under cannabinoids?

On a hair test and oral fluid panel/test certificates, does CBD fall under cannabinoids?
YES – Currently, CBD is not listed as an independent substance on any testing panel. DISA drug test (urine, hair, saliva) will screen for THC or cannabinoids.

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

Can DISA report to the Clearinghouse for me?

Employers must designate DISA as their C/TPA in the Clearinghouse and let us know they want us to report on their behalf so we can update their settings in DISAWorks.

Category: Drug and Alcohol Testing