Why Drug Tests Are Thought To Be Wrong

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You know that drug tests are usually done to protect a person from consuming illegal substance. But, sometimes, these tests do not seem to be desirable because of the following reasons.

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Why Drug Tests Are Thought To Be Wrong You know that drug tests are usually done to protect a person from consuming illegal substance. But sometimes these tests do not seem to be desirable because of the following reasons. Wrong results Drug testing often leads to false negative result in ten to fifty percent of cases while false- positive outcomes may be seen in five to ten percent of instances. If you have taken some poppy seeds then it may generate false-positive outcomes on those tests which are related to opioid use. These seeds may bring about wrong positive outcomes for 2 or 3 days but a latest research revealed that just fifty percent of physicians were conscious of the issue. Thus there is a need of the knowledge about the limitations of the tests. Privacy Critics who talk about drug test at the workplace sometimes refer to an employee’s right to confidentiality. When any employer asks a worker to give urine specimen and this urine denotes that a drug has been taken by the employee on the previous night it is never applicable to the job or the employment site. Drugs often taken for some useful purpose In many cases the drug testing has also an interaction with some other drugs thus the evaluator of the test has to find out whether the workers have been treated for their

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depression heart problems diabetes and a few other disorders. It isn’t the fact which we like to inform our managers only if the condition doesn’t impact the performance of work. Drug test is pricey for most of the employers There are some charges needed to analyze the tests as well as to hire workers to supervise those tests. Thus if the quality level of such test is higher and if more safeguards are needed the testing process may turn out to be costlier. Thus for all these reasons the drug testing seems to be not a good idea. For additional information visit here.

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