Ohio Drug Testing Laws

Covered Employers

All employers are covered should they choose to implement drug testing in the workplace.

Applicant Testing

Authorized testing with advance notice and after offer of employment has been made

Employee Testing

Authorized testing: new hires, reasonable suspicion, after an accident, and follow-up to a treatment program

Conditions & Methods

  • Written policy statement
  • Documentation showing chain of custody
  • Confirming test in case of positive result


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