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View Poll Results: do you drug test?
I have to take drug tests. 16 20.78%
I dont take drug tests. 7 9.09%
I took one on employment, not since then. 30 38.96%
I didnt take one on employment, havent taken one since. 11 14.29%
Give me your drugs, i will test them!!! 13 16.88%
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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:29 PM   #21
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Took them regularly for 18 years.

No biggee.

If you're going to do any type of Q-level welding, it makes sense.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:32 PM   #22
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That being said, I have no problem with it in any employer/employee situation. Anywhere, anytime.

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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:36 PM   #23
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They should test welfare junkies
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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:38 PM   #24
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I've had to take a drug test for previous positions but not my current one. I have never had to take one after getting hired.

I sit as a computer all day doing design work. About the worst that would happen if I was high is I'd end up with some wild designs.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:39 PM   #25
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Took them regularly for 18 years.
That a lot of drug taking.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 05:41 PM   #26
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They should test welfare junkies
welfare rolls would get VERY light if they did mandatory drug testing
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Old October 13th, 2008, 06:44 PM   #27
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drugs are for losers.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 09:06 PM   #28
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Twice a year.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 09:12 PM   #29
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Here's some help for the drug test= Uppers are green. Hash is brown. You smoke weed. You smoke crack. Shoot up heroine. Don't buy "20's" that look like "30's", they're really 10's.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 09:21 PM   #30
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Old October 13th, 2008, 09:22 PM   #31
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Work in a jail with the druggies. We have a pre-employment screening and then monthly randoms. My number came up last month, 18 months from my hire.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 09:58 PM   #32
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I've had to take a drug test for previous positions but not my current one. I have never had to take one after getting hired.

I sit as a computer all day doing design work. About the worst that would happen if I was high is I'd end up with some wild designs.
lol, you said your working on military projects currently? i can just see you getting high and adding a bbq grill to a tank, to cook your steaks on.
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Old October 13th, 2008, 11:52 PM   #33
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I work on military aircraft full time. I get tested at least once a year and several random test. Not a big deal Hell I got to pee every day!
I do believe that all Polititions, Law enforcement, medical professionals and lawyers should be tested.
Welfare reciepiants should get tested then put to work before they get a check. There is trash along every highway.
If you want to do drugs, knock yourself out but dont bitch when you get busted!

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Old October 13th, 2008, 11:57 PM   #34
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I dont have to take them... i could care less either way never touched drugs never will.. just not my thing.. ive had to for other jobs.. I agree in industrial settings around machinery it should be manditory..
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I agree in industrial settings around machinery it should be manditory..
here is the kicker. what if you drink on the weekend, and your buddy smokes doobage on the weekend. Monday you both get hurt on the job. you are both stone cold sober, but your friend has thc in his system. why should he get fucked by the system?
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Old October 14th, 2008, 12:02 AM   #36
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im a pipe fitter and we do industrial refrigeration. i didnt have to do drug tests until i had to get all my dot bullshit to take a job trailer to arizona. they have it in the handbook that they do randoms but they never do. most places that do pressure pipe welding do drug test when you hire on though. some facilities when you work there require it also.
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Old October 14th, 2008, 12:32 AM   #37
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and it comes as a suppository.
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here is the kicker. what if you drink on the weekend, and your buddy smokes doobage on the weekend. Monday you both get hurt on the job. you are both stone cold sober, but your friend has thc in his system. why should he get fucked by the system?
Because he has used an illegal substance. So he gets what he deserves, no whining, no crying. Put down your purse, pull up your big boy pants and take responsibuilty for your actions. Don't want to get "fucked by the system"? DONT DO DRUGS! Or get them legalized and smoke away!
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and it comes as a suppository.
I like your style.
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Old October 15th, 2008, 12:11 AM   #40
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Because he has used an illegal substance. So he gets what he deserves, no whining, no crying. Put down your purse, pull up your big boy pants and take responsibuilty for your actions. Don't want to get "fucked by the system"? DONT DO DRUGS! Or get them legalized and smoke away!
Thats bullshit, So if I get a speeding ticket I should get fired or don't report winnings or don't pay sales tax on web stuff I buy.



If the test showed what you were on right now then I would be all for it, but if I smoke a joint or what ever out camping 2 weeks ago and get fired because of it. Really???????
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