New Mexico Pre Employment Drug Screening And Drug Testing

We provide convenient pre-employment drug screening and drug testing primarily through
Quest Diagnostics with thousands of offices located nationwide.

 


New Mexico has no laws regulating employment drug screening.

Drug screening and Testing may be performed for pre-employment purposes for positions affecting public safety.

There is a medical marijuana statute in New Mexico that allows for the medical use of marijuana.

However, the law does not provide immunity from criminal prosecution for using marijuana while on duty or at the workplace.

Commercial motor vehicle owners and operators or operators of commuter services are required by law to certify that they provide an in-house drug and alcohol testing program for persons seeking to be a commuter service driver.

Or, the motor carrier service may be part of a consortium that provides a compliant drug and alcohol testing program.

Workers’ compensation: Compensation is altogether prohibited for employees whose injury is solely due to the worker being under the influence of non-prescribed depressant, stimulant, hallucinogenic or narcotic drugs.

Benefits may be reduced by ten percent if intoxication or the use of drugs is only a contributing factor to the injury or death.

The validation of a medical review officer is a requirement for a positive test result as part of the mandatory drug and alcohol testing program of a commercial motor carrier.

Employers may not discriminate by testing only certain groups of employees by race or gender for drug testing.

Nor, may they defame an employee by publicizing an employee’s positive test results.

ADA. An applicant who is taking medication for a disability is protected by the Americans With Disability act (ADA.)

Our Automated Employment Screening provides an applicant controlled process that allows
FCRA compliant background check forms, including Electronic Chain-Of-custody  forms
and  releases to be completed online by the applicant.

We provide several short   videos    to  easily acquaint you with the system.

This makes the background check process fast and easy.

Please   Click   or call for more information.

Call Us now at    800-459-3034     and begin ordering instant driving records and background checks within minutes or:

 
 

A price list will be promptly e-mailed to you.

Disclaimer
None of the information contained in this web site should be construed as legal advice.
All forms, policies, information and procedures should be reviewed by your legal counsel before being used in any way.

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