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Please note: The Department of Labor ended the drug-free workplace program in 2010. Accordingly, it does not currently administer a “Workplace drug testing” advisory web page and is not responsible for the content of the linked sites.

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Section 7: Drug Testing

This section will lead you through the design of a drug-testing program and recommend safeguards that balance the needs of the employer with the rights of employees. It will address the following questions:

  • What safeguards will be built into the testing program?
  • How will accuracy be ensured?
  • When will testing be performed?
  • How will testing be conducted?
  • What substances will be detected?
  • What will the consequences be?
  • What assistance will be offered? Where?

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