Archive for August 2013

SonicTest Labs of Tempe Receives DATIA Accreditation

CERTIFICATION SonicTest Labs is proud that it employs collectors that have achieved the Certified Collector (CPC) and Certified Professional Collector Trainer (CPCT) designations through the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) Collector Certification Program. This rigorous certification program requires experience in performing specimen collections, training of collection personnel to become proficient in urine specimen…

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Employment Drug Screening Gaining Importance In 2013 Due To Rising Drug Abuse

Employers’ demand for pre-employment drug testing is nationally on the rise, and it’s no coincidence that positivity rates are also paralleling the increase, which was up 5.7% in 2012 compared to 2011 (Quest Diagnostics, March 7, 2013). Many would posit that an increase in drug testing is an intrusive move on privacy, but there are…

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DNA Testing Can Spot Cheating Spouse

By: Gary F. Patrone Question: I’ve been married for nearly 20 years with the past two years being a bit rocky. I suspect my wife of having an affair and confronted her about it. She denied it, but the signs are there. I’ve heard about DNA testing for infidelity, but not sure what’s required. Can…

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