Texas Drug Testing

Substance abuse continues to be a problem in our country. If you need drug testing in the state of Texas, especially if you're an employer, US Drug Test Centers can help. We offer a wide variety of testing options and additional services to help keep substance use in Texas at bay.

Keep reading to learn more about our drug testing (and other services) for employers, employees, and individuals in Texas.

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. Testing options may vary on a site by site basis. Additional fees may apply depending on your location.

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 Texas, 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.

3296 Testing locations in Texas

21800 Katy Fwy

Katy Texas 77449

Phone: 866-566-0261

1500 S Dairy Ashford Rd

Houston Texas 77077

Phone: 866-566-0261

1400 N. Coit Rd.

Mckinney Texas 75071

Phone: 866-566-0261

9750 Hillwood Pkwy

Fort Worth Texas 76177

Phone: 866-566-0261

6200 Eldorado Pkwy

Mckinney Texas 75070

Phone: 866-566-0261

 

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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 Texas 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

Texas Drug Testing FAQs

Do employers in Texas need to comply with mandatory state-specific rules when drug & alcohol testing?
No. Texas does not have any mandatory drug testing statutes or regulations but it is recommended.
Is a Drug-Free Workplace policy required in Texas?
No, however, employers are strongly encouraged to have a written policy in place (Policy is specifically required to comply with the states’ voluntary law).
Are employers in Texas able to use drug screening for any other claim defenses or state-specific financial benefits?
Yes. Employers may be able to leverage a ‘Rebuttable Presumption of Intoxication’ defense to a Workers’ Compensation Claim, based on a positive drug test result. A positive drug test or refusal to test may also make an employee ineligible for unemployment compensation when terminated for misconduct. Employers wishing to leverage either of these benefits must voluntarily comply with very detailed program rules.
Does Texas authorize marijuana (THC) or cannabidiol (CBD) use?
Yes. Texas authorizes the medical use of cannabidiol (CBD) for very limited medical conditions. The law does not impact the workplace.
Can I be fired or lose a job offer in Texas if I fail a drug test?
In Texas, 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 Texas?
In Texas, marijuana use, both recreational and medical use are not considered legal in the workplace and only low THC products are allowed.

Drug Testing Stats - Texas

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Statistics from Texas

Last Updated: March 1, 2024

  • When researching substance abuse rehabilitation centers, there are 11 facilities that offer treatment at no cost for patients.
  • In Texas, adults over 18 have approximately 6 drinks when they are going on an alcohol bender.
  • In Texas, 25% of most active drinkers consume 9 alcoholic beverages per binge.
  • In Texas, excessive alcohol drinking has been attributed to approximately 10,647 deaths each year.
  • In Texas, there were 4.46% of people who had a substance abuse problem and died while overdosing.
  • Out of 49,067 registered employers in the FMCSA Clearinghouse, in Texas, 22,720 received a violation in one year.

Opioid Abuse in Texas

Every year in Texas, opioid overdoses claim the lives of 402 individuals. Around 47.20% of physicians prescribe opioids to their patients. Frequently, the use of opioids escalates to heroin, which is commonly injected. Notably, 205,500 instances of hepatitis C are linked to the use of drugs through intravenous methods.

The Presence and Costs of Rehab Clinics

In Texas, rehabilitation centers are actively working against opioid abuse and other drug addictions. The state boasts 550 operational rehabilitation clinics, assisting 35,995 people annually. The total expenditure by the U.S. public on outpatient rehab services amounts to 2.30% or $53.13 million, while the expense for those in inpatient rehab reaches an astounding $56,623.

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
  4. United States Department of Transportation - FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse - December 2023 Report
    https://clearinghouse.fmcsa.dot.gov/Learn

Why Workplace Drug Testing is So Important

Maintaining a drug-free workplace in Texas is vital. Drug use increases the risk of on-the-job accidents and crime. It hurts employee turnover and is bad for moral. It's especially damaging for Department of Transportation (DOT) employees and employers.

Overall, drug use at work costs US employers billions of dollars every year. It can wreak havoc on communities, businesses, and their bottom lines.

How We Help Texas Employers

US Drug Test Centers helps Texas businesses stay drug-free in a number of ways:

  • We can conduct workplace drug testing in Texas via hair, breath, and urine sample.

  • We will manage your random drug testing, pre-employment drug testing, reasonable suspicion drug testing, post-accident drug testing, and return-to-duty testing.

  • We'll screen for a wide variety of substances, including marijuana, cocaine, and PCP.

  • US Drug Test Centers can craft your drug-free workplace policy manual.

  • We'll train your staff — including your designated employer representative (DER) — to manage your program and learn the ins and outs of your drug testing policies.

  • US Drug Test Centers can conduct all of your background checks, which you can order and review electronically.

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We work with both DOT and non-DOT companies and owner-operators. If you're employed under the DOT, ask us how we'll help you stay compliant with local and federal laws so that you can pass a DOT audit at any time.

Ready to get started? Order a drug test in Texas today.

Drug Testing for Individuals

We don't only work with companies in Texas. If you're an individual and you need to order a drug test, learn more about our types of drug testing.

We also offer court-ordered drug testing, which includes child custody, probation, and DUI drug testing.

Our Types of Drug Tests

US Drug Test Screens can screen for a wide selection of substances, including heavy metals, suboxone, and, Rohypnol. If you think you've been poisoned but you don't know what you consumed, you can order unknown substance drug testing Texas.

Why Partner With US Drug Test Centers in Texas?

What makes us different from other drug testing companies?

Variety

We are your one-stop shop for workplace drug testing in Texas. You can order tests for many substances individually, or choose from our many drug test panels available. Don't see the panel you want? Simply contact us and we'll be happy to assist you.

Accuracy

We ensure that you get accurate drug test results in two main ways.

First, our Texas drug testing labs are always SAMHSA-certified. These labs are held to very strict standards and regulations.

Additionally, all drug test results are verified by a medical review officer (MRO). This is a licensed physician who validates the accuracy of our drug tests. For example, let's say you have an employee test positive, but they're concerned that it was a false-positive triggered by prescription medication.

An MRO can confirm whether or not this is the case.

Convenience

Need drug testing in a hurry? We offer instant/POCT drug testing, where negative results are returned within the same day.

You can also order our on-site/mobile drug testing. A collector will meet you or your employee in Texas within two hours to begin the process.

Plus, with more than 20,000 locations across the United States, we're never more than a short drive away. Ordering a test online is easier than ever, and you can do so in just a couple of minutes.

Looking for a testing center near you? Check out our locations.

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Drug and Alcohol Testing: Take the Next Step

Ready to get ahead of drug and alcohol testing in Texas? US Drug Test Centers is here to help! Whether you're an employer in need of pre-employment screening, an employee who needs to get drug tested, or a parent wondering if your child is engaging in marijuana use, our team is ready to assist you:

  • Order your test online.

  • View our locations in Texas (and beyond) to find one convenient for you.

  • Contact our team today.


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.

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