DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING
Inspec offers a wide variety of drug testing services, including but not limited to:
EXPRESS Urine LAB based (POCT) - 7-12 panels. Give you a quick idea of recent drug use, and accurate results. Non-Dot & DOT testing.
Nail & Hair Follicle Testing - this type of testing is beneficial to detect past drug use. These samples are collected at our site and processed at a lab. The turn around time for this testing is 3-5 business days.
Oral Fluid testing - due to its short detection window, this is the most common method of testing for post accidents or reasonable suspicion.
Opioid Dependency testing - this type of testing is performed with urine. We test for buprenorphine, codeine, morphine, 6AM, HYC, OXY, and Fentanyl.
All POCT based results delivered securely via IHSDIRECT ( our in house software testing management system ) within 15 minutes.
All LAB based results within 24 hours if negative and 48 hours if non negative.
Inspec also offers additional support with Substance Abuse Professionals who provide individual therapy sessions where clients seek to identify and heal the root causes of drug and alcohol addiction.
REASONS FOR DRUG TESTING
Pre - Employment Drug & Alcohol testing services gives employers the peace of mind they need to ensure they are hiring the right individual for the right job. Post Incident drug and alcohol testing is performed when an incident has occurred that cannot be explained by equipment failure. Inspec offers 24/7 emergency testing.
Pre - Access testing is performed when a worker is required to drug and alcohol test prior to site entrance. Inspec can assist employers in determining the correct test as different sites have different site requirements.
Reasonable cause is performed when your employee is observed to be behaving erratically at the workplace. It is important to prevent unnecessary accidents before they occur, thus, identify the signs and symptoms are very important.
Random Testing has been shown to be a successful deterrent drug and alcohol use in the workplace, thus improving workplace safety, frequency of WCB incidents and decreases employer liability.
Return to work testing is performed when an employee is returning from a leave of absence, medical leave, unforeseen circumstance, or substance abuse program.
Drug Testing Choices
Express POCT (Instant Testing)
This test is fast, and yields same day result delivery. It is a qualitative result which means you will receive a pass/fail.
Lab Based Testing
This test sample is sent to the lab for processing. It is quantitative result which means the result will yield an actual number. The turn around time is 2-5 business days. These tests are court admissible.
How Do You Receive Your Test Results?
All results are delivered through IHSDirect. Our in-house safety software program ensures confidential result delivery, all ticket uploads, expiration notifications, book appointments online, reporting functionality and gives you easy access for all tests completed.
To set up an account, click on the link -
HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
A few quick tips to ensure your appointment goes smoothly:
*You will need to provide government issued photo. If you cannot provide this item, then we will confirm your identity with your employer.
*You are the only person allowed in the collection room.
*Ensure that you arrive with a full bladder to avoid testing delays for other customers
*Your testing appointment will be completed at the time you booked the appointment. We respect your time and work very hard to keep you on schedule.
*All of our Professional Collection Technicians are trained on the devices they operate so you can be assured that your results are accurate.
*All of our customers are treated with the utmost respect and dignity.
*You will be asked to remove all items from your pockets, hat, and jackets and place them into the secure locker provided. You will take the key with you to ensure safety of your items.
*Your urine will be Integrity Tested. This means that is will be test for out of range temperature, volume, unusual colour or odour, and finally any tampering or adulteration. The sample may be medically reviewed if necessary.
*All express test results are issued within the hour.
While our clinic boasts a warm, comfortable environment, we also adhere to all strict occupational health testing procedures to ensure all the most professional, accurate results.
POST ACCIDENT EMERGENCY SERVICE
WE ARE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR POST ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY TESTING NEEDS
We offer a 24 hour testing service because we understand that accidents do not only happen between 8-5. Additionally, employers are required to test their employees for alcohol within 2 hours of the incident and no longer than 8 hours following the incident. Drug testing needs to be completed within 32 hours. However, both testing should be completed as soon as possible after the accident to accurately determine if substances were a contributing factor.
We also understand that quick result delivery is important so that the investigation can be completed as quickly as possible.
24 hour service is offered at our Spruce Grove location. This service is also offered through our IHS National Network at select locations.
Day or Night - you will receive the same quality testing services. That is service you can count on!
For emergency/after hours testing please call us at 780-571-1505 and a live voice will answer your call.
HEALTH & SAFETY PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
Is your company needing a new or revised health and safety system? When you, as an owner, are trying to run your company, allocating the time to develop or maintain your program can be challenging. We will review with you all the details that will make your program yours. Our associates are dedicated to just focusing on your health and safety program and helping you through the process of either achieving a SECOR or COR Certification. Depending on your industry standards or client preferences, your program may also need to meet the standards of various certifications and accreditations. A.M.E. Manual Solutions & Safety Ltd. can help set up your program to meet this compliance. We will create a health and safety program specific to your company including forms, schedules and training and then support you through the process. Our services include but are not limited to: *SECOR or COR Certification *Architectural, Mechanical & Electrical Operation & Maintenance Manuals *Safety Consulting & Monitoring *Schedule and training to support you through the entire process