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Most Recent Questions

What is the expiration date of an oral fluid test?

Our preferred vendor partner, Orasure, utilizes the Intercept oral fluid collection device

Question category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

Can I hire someone with an invalid result?

An invalid test result is acceptable except in the following cases

Question category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

What constitutes an individual’s need for DOT testing? Does any employee that walks on a pipeline site require a DOT test?

According to the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) 49 CFR Part 199 defines a covered employee as the following

Question category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

How do I dispute SafetyNet Criminal jurisdiction search results?

If the background check was with DISA, you can dispute it here: https://disaworks.disa.com/#/background-request/file-dispute

Question category: Background Screening

Does an employer have to accommodate medical uses of marijuana in Oklahoma City, OK.?

Oklahoma medical marijuana SQ 788 does not permit an employer to discipline or terminate a cardholding medical marijuana employee based solely on the presence of marijuana in a drug test.

Question category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

When testing a non-DOT employee, can they have a single specimen collection?

​If the employee is non-DOT regulated, then yes you may have a single specimen collection. But for those who are DOT regulated, you cannot.

Question category: Drug and Alcohol Testing

What is the fine/penalty structure for non-compliance to the lanternfly permits?

According to the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, a citation matrix is in the making.

Question category: Transportation Compliance

Do I Need a Sticker for Spotted Lanternfly Permit?

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture no longer distributes stickers or window hangs, instead a paper permit must be kept in the vehicle at all times.

Question category: Transportation Compliance