Drug Testing in Gloucester, Virginia

US Drug Test Centers has more than 20,000 testing locations nationwide. We offer drug and alcohol testing in Gloucester, Virginia 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 Gloucester. 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 Gloucester, Virginia, 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.

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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 Virginia 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

Virginia Drug Testing FAQs

Do employers in Virginia need to comply with mandatory state-specific rules when drug & alcohol testing?
No. Virginia does not have any mandatory drug testing statutes or regulations other than mandatory rules specifically for coal mining employers.
Is a Drug-Free Workplace policy required in Virginia?
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 Virginia able to leverage their drug screening program to reduce their Worker’s Compensation Insurance costs?
Yes. Virginia provides employers with the ability to voluntarily participate in a Drug-Free Workplace Program to qualify for workers’ compensation insurance premium reductions. Employers wishing to leverage these benefits must voluntarily comply with very detailed program rules.
Are employers in Virginia 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. Employers wishing to leverage either of these benefits must voluntarily comply with very detailed program rules.
Does Virginia authorize marijuana (THC) or cannabidiol (CBD) use?
Yes. Virginia authorizes the medical use of cannabidiol (CBD) for very limited medical conditions. The law does not address the workplace.
Can I be fired or lose a job offer in Virginia if I fail a drug test?
In Virginia, 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 Virginia?
In Virginia, 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 - Gloucester, Virginia

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Statistics from Gloucester, Virginia

Last Updated: February 6, 2024

  • Virginia has 4 rehabilitation centers for drug and/or alcohol abuse that offers substance abuse treatment for free to all patients.
  • In Virginia, 1.6 adults binge drink multiple times each month.
  • In Virginia, 25% of the most active alcohol drinkers binge drink at least 3.7 adults excessively use alcohol each month.
  • Each year in Virginia, studies show that the cause for every 1 death out of 2,811 people was due to alcohol abuse.
  • Due to inflation, in 2022 in Virginia it was reported that alcohol sales were $8.270 billion or $2.78 per drink

Virginia Drug and Alcohol Misuse

In Virginia, about 193 people will die from an opioid overdose in one year. Annually, 1,547 individuals will die from a drug overdose in general. Alcohol misuse is also a problem: An average of 3,071 deaths are attributable to excessive alcohol consumption.

Rehab and its Expenses

While there are around 279 active rehab clinics in Virginia, the cost can be a hurdle to many individuals suffering from addiction. For instance, inpatient rehabilitation is about $56,456 per individual, and outpatient rehabilitation typically costs approximately $1,705.

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.

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