Posts Tagged: US Department of Health and Human Services

What You Should Know About the DOT Expansion of Drug Testing Panel

The epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse is causing a revision in mandatory drug testing of employees in regulated industries. Included in this change, the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) has recently issued revised regulations that add 4 semi-synthetic opioids to the drug-testing panel, effective on January 1, 2018.  Time is of the essence for employers… Read more »