Wilmigton, Delaware Drug Testing
Our testing locations do not accept payment and require a drug test order form at the time of testing. Please click the "Order a Test" button to order your test. Once your order has been processed, your drug test order form will be emailed to you.
About Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington is the county seat of New Castle County, Delaware. The city has a population of over 71,000 people, making it the largest city in the state. The Delaware Metro area consists of counties in 4 different states. Its principal cities are Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington, Reading, Trenton, Atlantic City, Vineland, Hammonton, and Dover.
Bank of America, Chase Card Services, and Barclays Bank of Delaware (formerly Juniper Bank), are all headquartered in Wilmington because the state of Delaware eliminated its usury laws. Wilmington also has a large network of insurance and legal services companies. The city’s top employers are the State of Delaware, Christiana Care Health System, and DuPont.
The Delaware State Park system manages four parks in Wilmington. Admission to Brandywine Park, Alapocas Woods Natural Area, H. Fletcher Brown Park, and Rockford Park is free. However, there is a fee for entering the Brandywine Zoo. These state parks are open from sunrise to sunset year round. The city itself operates 55 parks and recreational facilities throughout the city.
Facts about Wilmington
- Wilmington is halfway between New York City and Washington D.C.
- The world’s largest Lego tower was built in Wilmington, standing 11 stories tall and made of more than 500,000 bricks.
- Henry Heimlich, inventor of the lifesaving Heimlich maneuver, was born in Wilmington.
- DuPont was originally founded in 1802 near Wilmington as a gunpowder mill.
SAMHSA Report for Delaware
Reports published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration estimate that there are 48,000 people over the age of 12 who are dependent or abuse illicit drugs or alcohol in Delaware. Though Wilmington is nowhere near epidemic levels, drug testing and drug free workplace programs help to directly address substance abuse issues in a community.
Immediate Service Available for DOT Random Testing Programs
Same day service is available to enroll in our DOT random consortium for owner operators and small trucking companies in Wilmington. Certificates of compliance are issued same day when drivers are enrolled into our consortium pool or a stand-alone pool. Programs can be set up immediately. Contact US Drug Test Centers to quickly set up a consortium pool or a stand-alone pool. US Drug Test Centers has a special program for owner operators to participate in our random testing consortium. Same day service is available to enroll in our DOT Random Consortium.
DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Program Compliance in Wilmington
There are many specific components a company must have in place in order to be compliant with DOT regulations. US Drug Test Centers can guarantee your company will be in compliance by assisting in the creation of the follow documents, policies, and procedures:
- Designated Employer Representative (DER)
- Written Policy
- Regulations on file
- Pre-employment Testing
- Random, Post-Accident, Reasonable Suspicion, Return to Duty and Follow-up Testing
- Employee Education
- Supervisor Training
- Previous Employer Checks
- Removal of employees from safety sensitive positions when positive or refusal to test
- Substance Abuse Professional
Employees are Responsible for Their Safety and the Safety of Others
Employees must take reasonable care for their own health and safety and that of others. They must cooperate with the employer when actions are taken to comply with company alcohol and drug policy regulations. It is considered a good practice for employers to remove employees from their act of duty immediate when they have failed the drug test or reported for services under the influence of alcohol or illicit drugs.
Healthcare Professional Drug and Alcohol Testing in Wilmington, Delaware
Our Healthcare Professional Panel is also available in Wilmington. This panel tests for specific, highly addictive prescription medications that are readily accessible to workers in this field. This is a urine test which determines the presence or absence of the most abused prescription drugs or their metabolites. Our Healthcare Professional Panel is also an excellent standard for allied health students.
Wilmington’s Most Accurate Drug or Alcohol Testing
How do I know if the test is accurate? All of US Drug Test Centers' specimens go to a SAMHSA certified laboratory for testing. SAMHSA has an active advisory board that keeps its employees and administrators abreast of current and changing laws when it comes to drug testing. There are Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs that must carry consistencies throughout every agency and company that SAMHSA laboratories supplies. The advisory board has professionals that are uniquely qualified in their respective fields to review scientific evidence in the area of drug and alcohol treatment and testing practices.
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