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As you are all aware, there are different categories of

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As you are all aware, there are different categories of drugs, illegal (i.e. cocaine) and legal (cigarettes and alcohol). Should job candidates be tested for the legal drugs too?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 7 years ago.


Welcome to Just Answer and thanks for your question. Some companies do test for legal drugs and do not hire anyone who tests positive for alcohol or nicotine. It is a personnel decision, and each company sets its own policy.

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