Drug Testing

Ecstasy (MDMA): Effects, Hazards & Range Of Use

Ecstasy (MDMA): Effects, Hazards & Range Of Use Common Street Names: MDMA, Molly, Vitamin E or X, Candy, Essence, Love Drug, Skittles, E, Beans. Ecstasy was developed in 1912 by a German pharmaceutical company called Merck. Originally known as 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (or MDMA), it is a synthetic substance that affects one’s emotions and perception. This could …

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When Can You Drug Or Alcohol Test Your Employees?

When Can You Test Your Employees for Drugs and Alcohol? In Australia it’s 100% legal to conduct workplace drug testing and for some industries, such as mining, construction, aviation, drug and alcohol testing is required to carry out the job. While it is legal, a comprehensive workplace drug and alcohol policy must be in place …

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Pre-Employment Drug Test: Everything You Need to Know

Pre-Employment Drug Test: Everything You Need to Know Employers are looking to hire the best people for the vacant positions in their workplaces. However, judging an applicant simply based on their resume and/or interview may leave out important details about the applicant’s history. Before confirming a job offer, most employers need potential employees to take …

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How to Implement Drug-Free Workplace Programs

How to Implement Drug-Free Workplace Programs According to Safe Work Australia, as an employer, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of your workers and workplace environment. Drug abuse can affect an employee’s ability to work safely. A staff member working under the influence of drugs could kill or seriously injure themselves or someone …

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Amphetamines

Everything You Need To Know About Amphetamines

Everything You Need To Know About Amphetamines What You Need to Know About Amphetamines Common Street Names (mostly for methamphetamine): Ice, speed, meth, crystal, crystal meth, chalk, crank, cookies, snacks, trash, and white cross. Brand Names: Desoxyn Adderall. Recreational or party drugs are very popular amongst youngsters nowadays. Amphetamine is a type of drug that …

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