The Accurate Blog

Jun 05

Your Drug Testing Program: Is Marijuana In or Out?

The U.S. unemployment rate continues to be remarkably low – 3.8% in March 2019. With a competitive labor market, some companies are struggling to fill positions and are re-examining their hiring
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Mar 08

Is It Time to Re-Evaluate Your Drug Testing Policy? Review These 5 Areas

Imagine this: As an employer, you take great precautions to ensure a new hire will be a suitable fit for the position, your team and enhancing your business. You have a series of reviews in place to
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May 17

Which Employment Drug Testing Method Is Best For Your Organization?

When determining the best drug testing method to use at your organization, it is important to decide the criteria that fits best with your organizational needs. For some organizations the most
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Dec 02

5 Best Practices for Workplace Drug Testing

According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, 70% of the estimated 14.8 million Americans who use illegal drugs are employed. Drug testing is an important screening method for
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Nov 04

Products in Focus: Drug Testing

In our new series Products in Focus, Accurate Background will take a deep dive into drug testing and answer common questions about how they work. Today’s drug screening blog post comes from Accurate
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Feb 24

Is Pre-Employment Marijuana Testing 2015’s Ban the Box?

With more states passing medical marijuana legislation and some even taking measures to decriminalize marijuana use (Alaska, Oregon, Colorado, and Washington), employers are asking how they should
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Jan 06

22 New Laws That May Affect Your Hiring Process in 2015

With 2015 already in full force, there are many new laws related to background screening and hiring that may affect employers moving into the new year. It can be hard to keep up with so many new
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Jun 18

What’s the Best Kind of Test for Drug Screening?

Accurate Background's Senior Vice President of National Accounts was recently featured on HRM America discussing the pitfalls and benefits of different drug testing methods. Read an excerpt of the
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