Rhode Island 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.
Drug abuse and addiction rates have been on the rise in the small state of Rhode Island. With a little over a million people calling the coastal state home a staggering amount of overdose related deaths can be traced back to a rise in use of the drug fentanyl. Large concentrations of these overdoses are taking place in urban areas such as Province. Rhode Island is listed as one of the top 12 states for drug problems with a large majority of adult users. The Ocean State, as its nicknamed, attracts hundreds of summer tourist to its miles of coastline every year, from Goosewing Beach to Ballard’s, US Drug Test Centers are near by.
We have 39 convenient locations in Rhode Island. Planning a trip up north to the Capitol in Province, we have locations near you. There are 3 locations in Cranston, 2 in Pawtucket and 6 in Province including one 5 minutes form Brown University. We are also located in Warren in Bristol County, 6 in Warwick, 1 in Coventry and 1 in East Greenwich all in Kent County as well as Newport County with locations in Newport (less than 5 minutes from Newport Historic District) and Middletown. Other areas include South Kingston and Westerly (inside Westerly Hospital) in Washington County.
US Drug Test Centers are open daily, come by one of our many locations for more information about drug and alcohol testing or to acquire a test for yourself. Same day results may be available if taken early. If you are an employer in Rhode Island seeking drug and alcohol test we are here to help. As an employer in Rhode Island you have the right to test as part of initial employment, following certain programs requiring drug and alcohol tests, and as a stipulation to a worker compensation program. Call us today at 1-866-56-0261 to speak to a representative for further information about US Drug Test Centers’ online drug and alcohol tests.
39 Testing locations in Rhode Island
Immediate Drug Testing for Employers and Individuals in Rhode Island.
If you need a drug or alcohol test, you can call our national number to set up a drug test at any of our US Drug Test Centers located in all area of the United States.
Do you need a drug test today in the State of Rhode Island? US Drug Test Centers is a nationwide company with locations throughout RHODE ISLAND for drug and alcohol testing. Drug and alcohol testing with immediate service is available for individuals for personal drug tests and for employers for workplace drug testing.
For individuals, personal drug and alcohol testing is always available with same day service. Our testing programs include: Urine Drug Testing Hair Follicle Drug Testing DOT Drug Testing Employer Drug Free Workplace Programs EtG Alcohol Testing with Urine EtG Hair Follicle testing
DOT and Non DOT employer programs can be set up with our turnkey programs.
For employers US Drug Test Centers can help provide a comprehensive drug free workplace program including workplace drug testing. Both DOT and non-DOT programs are available for complete compliance with Federal, State and local regulations. US Drug Testing Center works with businesses of all types, with an emphasis on industries where the substance abuse challenges are the greatest.
Comprehensive drug free workplace programs include: A Written Substance Abuse Policy Employee Awareness & Education Supervisor Training An Employee Assistance Plan of Action Drug and Alcohol Testing (as appropriate)
US Drug Test Centers cam provide an effective drug-free program consisting of the five elements listed above that, together, provide a full, comprehensive management and training program designed specifically to meet the needs of your company. US Drug Testing Center can help your company get started with a drug-free program that's right for you, or help you put in place the right processes for maintaining your program, depending upon your specific situation.
In Rhode Island, US Drug Test Centers has facilities throughout the State in all cities including:
• Providence, RI • Warwick, RI • Cranston, RI • Pawtucket, RI • East Providence, RI • Coventry, RI • Cumberland, RI • North Providence, RI • West Warwick, RI
Rhode Island restricts drug testing of employees to circumstances in which there is suspicion of drug use or impairment. First-time positives may not result in termination.
Drug Testing for Rhode Island Applicants
Employers in Rhode Island may require applicants to take a drug test after making a condition offer of employment. Employees must be allowed to provide test samples in private, outside the presence of any person. A positive result must be confirmed by a retest in a federally certified laboratory.
Drug Testing for Rhode Island Employees
A Rhode Island employer may require an employee to take a drug test only if there are reasonable grounds, based on specific, documented observations, to believe the employee may be under the influence of a controlled substance that is impairing job performance. Testing is not allowed in any other situation.
The employee must be allowed to provide the test sample in private, outside the presence of anyone else. A positive test result must be confirmed by a retest in a federally certified laboratory, and the employee has the right to have the sample retested separately at the employer’s expense.
An employer may not fire the employee on the basis of a positive drug test result, but must instead refer the employee to a licensed substance abuse professional. After the referral, the employer may require additional testing and may terminate the employee if those test results show that the employee is continuing to use drugs.
Rhode Island has a law that permits medical marijuana use. Employers are prohibited from discriminating against individuals solely based on the fact that he or she may be a qualified medical marijuana user. Many restrictions apply to the users of medical marijuana, including not being permitted to operate vehicles, heavy machinery or performing other safety-sensitive tasks while under the influence of marijuana. Employers are not required to accommodate marijuana use in the workplace. Public use of marijuana is prohibited.
Workers’ Compensation Reduction/Denial
In Rhode Island a workers comp claim can be denied based on a positive drug test - Injuries occasioned by willful intent or intoxication – No compensation shall be allowed for the injury or death of an employee occasioned by his or her willful intention to bring about the injury or death of himself or herself or another, where it is proved that his or her injury or death was occasioned by that conduct, or that the injury or death resulted from his or her intoxication or unlawful use of controlled substances.
Working with Attorneys – Drug Testing
Many attorneys in Rhode Island work with our US Drug Test Centers to order probation & court ordered drug and or alcohol tests for their clients. These drug tests are often ordered for the following reasons: Divorce Cases Child Custody Cases DUI or DWI arrests Child Protection Services Probation and Parole Court Ordered
Immediate Drug Testing for Employers and Individuals
If you need a drug test or drug testing program, call today and speak with a drug testing specialist for immediate service in all areas of Rhode Island. Setting up a drug and alcohol testing program is easy with US Drug Test Centers having locations all over Rhode Island. Services available from US Drug Test Centers include drug free workplace policies, court ordered drug testing, hair follicle testing, DOT drug testing, alcohol testing, ETG alcohol testing, random drug testing, random consortium programs and five and ten panel drug tests.
Testing options may vary on a site by site basis. Additional fees may apply depending on your location.
Drug Testing Locations by State
- District of Columbia
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia