Archive for March 2019

Reasons for Drug Testing in the Workplace

Reasons for Drug Testing in the Workplace - SonicTest Labs

Drug testing in the workplace first appeared in the 1980s after a naval aviator crash landed on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier, killing and injuring many on board. While it turned out that the plane’s crew were drug-free, many others on that deck were under the influence of other substances. Therefore, the Reagan administration implemented…

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Fentanyl: The Deadliest Opioid

Fentanyl, Drug Testing - SonicTest Labs

In 2017, 3,000 pounds of Fentanyl was seized in the country. This does not sound like much, but the potency of this drug is so high, 3,000 pounds of Fentanyl is enough to kill 600,000 people…. that’s enough to kill nearly twice the population of the entire country! There were approximately 72,000 overdose-related deaths attributed…

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