Drug Testing in Canon City, Colorado

US Drug Test Centers has more than 20,000 testing locations nationwide. We offer drug and alcohol testing in Canon City, Colorado for both Department of Transportation (DOT) and non-DOT companies, along with individuals. We provide affordable urine drug testing, hair follicle drug testing, breath alcohol tests, and more in Canon City. We only work with SAMHSA-certified laboratories, and all test results are verified by a medical review officer (MRO).

Order a test online or call 866-566-0261 for more help.

Committed to Accuracy

We only work with SAMHSA-certified laboratories and have all test results confirmed by a medical review officer.

Unparalleled Convenience

With drug testing locations spread throughout Canon City, Colorado, you never have to go far to find us. For speedy results, we offer instant urine drug testing and on-site mobile testing.

Endless Variety

We can screen for dozens of illicit substances via hair, urine, and breath. Additionally, we have hundreds of drug test panels to choose from.

3 Testing locations in Canon City, Colorado

3245 E Hwy 50

Canon City Colorado 81212

Phone: 866-566-0261

715 S 9th St

Canon City Colorado 81212

Phone: 866-566-0261

1338 PHAY AVE

CANON CITY Colorado 81212

Phone: 866-566-0261

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Local Reviews

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Review by J.T.
on April 9, 2024

"Easy reporting and excellent updates as to the status of testing requirements or if we have not been selected. They take the guesswork out of it."

Review by A.G.L.
on October 19, 2023

"Muy bn todo"

Review by R.L.
on August 22, 2023

"Good."

Review by J.G.
on March 7, 2023

"Great company!!"

Review by D.K.
on February 26, 2023

"They were working with me to meet all my requirements for my duii diversion. Very helpful and professional."

Review by R.W.
on January 17, 2023

"Very simple and smooth system for setting up the test. I was impressed."

Review by M.M.
on November 16, 2022

"great! Excellent communication, quick responses and very knowledgeable!"


US Drug Test Centers

US Drug Test Centers

We are your complete drug-free workplace solution for employers. We provide drug testing for all reasons such as pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion, post-accident, and return to duty. We have a state-of-the-art cloud-based software that allows you to order drug testing 24/7, store all drug test results and chain of custody forms (forever), and you can see the status of all completed drug testing. We have random drug and alcohol testing consortiums and follow all DOT rules and regulations to direct your company in the right direction to stay in compliance. We can create drug-free workplace policy manuals specific to your company's needs, and we provide online trainings. Our online trainings are perfect for company Supervisors to learn what signs to look for if someone might be under the influence. We also have trainings that explain what Supervisors should know about the DOT rules and regulations in regards to the drug and alcohol testing program. We are a part of the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA), and we always stay up to date with all drug testing-related rules and regulations. If you have any questions about state-specific laws regarding drug and alcohol testing, please contact our office and one of our team members will be glad to help you. If your company would like more information regarding setting up a corporate account you can set up an account online or contact us at 866-566-0261.


Frequently Asked Questions About Colorado Drug Testing

This material is intended for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for legal guidance. State & local laws change frequently and vary greatly. These are state & local laws and do not over rule the federal Department of Transportation laws & policies. Readers are advised to consult with their legal counsel or industry experts before acting based on this information. Last Updated May 2023

Colorado Drug Testing FAQs

Do employers in Colorado need to comply with mandatory state-specific rules when drug & alcohol testing?
No.  Colorado does not have any mandatory drug testing statutes or regulations. However, employers in the city of Boulder, CO face stringent drug testing rules, due to a city ordinance.
Is a Drug-Free Workplace policy required in Colorado?
No, however, employers are strongly encouraged to have a written policy in place (Policy is specifically required to comply with Colorado’s voluntary law).
Are employers in Colorado able to use drug screening for any other claim defenses or state-specific financial benefits?
Yes. Employers may leverage a ‘Rebuttable Presumption of Intoxication’ defense to a Workers’ Compensation Claim, based on a positive drug test result to qualify for a 50% in benefit award. A positive drug test may also make an employee ineligible for unemployment compensation. Employers wishing to leverage either of these benefits must voluntarily comply with very detailed program rules.
Does Colorado authorize marijuana (THC) or cannabidiol (CBD) use?
Yes. Colorado permits the personal adult use and the medical use of marijuana for patients that meet specific medical conditions. The laws do not specifically impact employment drug testing programs.
Can I be fired or lose a job offer in Colorado if I fail a drug test?
In Colorado, if you test positive on a drug test it cannot be grounds for termination or a rescinded job offer.
What are the medical and recreational marijuana-related rules in Colorado?
In Colorado, medical and recreational marijuana use is considered legal and cannot be used against you if you test positive, unless you are in a safety sensitive position.

Drug Testing Stats - Canon City, Colorado

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Statistics from Canon City, Colorado

Last Updated: February 6, 2024

  • In Colorado, there are approximately 1,012 people living in a residential drug rehabilitation center.
  • Colorado has 5 rehabilitation centers for drug and/or alcohol abuse that offers substance abuse treatment for free to all patients.
  • Studies show that in Colorado, 5.82 adults out of 10,000 adults each year lose their life due to alcohol abuse and drinking excessively.
  • In Colorado, studies show that adults 35 and older who binge drink had a 83.10% percent of death rate due to alcohol related problems.
  • As a result of excessive alcohol use, in Colorado in 2010 taxpayers spent approximately $5.057 billion towards alcohol.

The Opioid Epidemic

In Colorado, 564 people die from an opioid overdose every single year. 45.10% of doctors write opioid prescriptions for their patients. Opioid use often leads to heroin use, which can happen via injection. And, interestingly, 36,800 cases of hepatitis C are attributed to intravenous drug use.

The Cost to Rehabilitate

Rehab facilities in Colorado are fighting to stop the abuse of opioids and other drugs. There are 460 active clinics in the state, serving 52,388 individuals every year. The U.S. public’s total spend on outpatient services is 3.78% or $87.32 million, with the cost to individuals in inpatient rehab a whopping $56,413.

Citations

  1. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), conducted annually by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
    https://www.samhsa.gov/data/nsduh/national-releases
  2. Provisional Multiple Cause of Death database contains mortality and population for U.S. counties.
    https://wonder.cdc.gov/mcd-icd10-provisional.html
  3. Alcohol Use in the United States: Age Groups and Demographic Characteristics
    https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/alcohols-effects-health/alcohol-topics/alcohol-facts-and-statistics

Available Collection Types

US Drug Test Centers offers the full range of collection types, including urine, hair and breath samples, each with its own advantages and applications for accurate substance screening.

Legal Drug Testing

Legal drug testing is a critical procedure often mandated by employers, law enforcement agencies, and organizations to ensure compliance with regulations and maintain safety in various settings. US Drug Test Centers can help you with your testing needds.

DOT Testing Services

DOT Testing Services are specifically designed to meet the stringent drug and alcohol testing requirements mandated by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for safety-sensitive positions in the transportation industry, ensuring compliance and public safety.

Laboratory Testing Services

Looking for nationwide laboratory testing? US Drug Test Centers has partnered with eNational Testing to offer laboratory testing such as blood titers (MMR, Varicella, Hep B), QuantiFERON (TB Blood) Testing, Mens & Womens health panels, allergy testing and much more! You can simply order a health lab test or panel online 24/7 and go in for testing the same day at over 2,700 locations nationwide.

Scheduling your preventative health laboratory testing in Canon City, Colorado here.

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