Hair Testing for the Oil and Gas Industry

In an industry full of risks, we tackle a big one head on.

A drug-free workplace is the goal.

Psychemedics deters drug usage with unrivaled certainty of detection.

Detecting long term patterns of substance abuse in applicants and employees is the critical first step in creating a drug-free and safer workplace. While the oil and gas and petrochemical industries have achieved a Department of Labor incident rate of less than 1%, one that would be the envy of any industry, drug use by employees and contractors is still a concern.  And it should be with Psychemedics data showing a national trend that is mirrored by some in the oil industry.

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For this industry the cost of a single catastrophic event compounds its economic impact. Most majors now rely on drug testing using Psychemedics hair analysis to Detect and Deter drug usage and lower those risks. And over 4,000 owners and contractors in the oil and petrochemical industries choose Psychemedics to make drug detection a certainty.  Why?

We deliver Unrivaled Detection.  You get Unmatched Deterrence.

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The most recognized major oil companies and their contractors rely on Psychemedics to Detect and Deter drug usage.

Psychemedics has detected more drugs for more companies in the oil industry than any other hair testing company.

Unrivaled Detection

Psychemedics’ patented drug screens and extensive wash process deliver the best detection rates in the industry. Clients tell us that our screens identify as much as 10X more users than urine and up to 3X more than other hair tests.

Unmatched Deterrence

Certainty of detection is a powerful deterrent to drug use. SAMSHA studies show that drug users are less likely to apply at companies that test. Our unrivaled detection rates delivers certainty of Detection that Deters usage.

Unbeatable ROI

Divide the total testing cost by users identified and you have the ROI foundation…”Cost-per-User Identified”. It is driven by detection rate, and Psychemedics detects more and costs less per detection than any drug test today.

3 Reasons Petrochemical Manufacturers Use Psychemedics.

Avoiding costly safety incidents is a top priority for any petrochemical manufacturer. This very short video details three reasons that so many energy companies and petrochemical manufacturers rely on Psychemedics to ensure safer operations and workplaces.

Things You Should Know

Five Reasons Psychemedics Is Oil's Preferred Drug Testing Partner

All Hair Testing Is NOT The Same

It is all about our numbers being better than other hair testing labs.

• Unrivaled detection rate that is 2-3X the others.

• 60% less hair required for testing.  No trauma.  No drama.

• The only lab with FDA 510k clearance for every drug screen.

• Fastest turnaround time.  The speed you need.

For the numbers that matter most, Psychemedics is just better.

Urine Misses 8 Out Of 10 Drug Users We FInd

Not only does Psychemedics detect up to 400% more drug users, our screens capture 90 days of usage patterns, enabling you to screen for habitual users and thwart short-term abstinence as an evasion tactic.

That plus we identify 2-3X more users than other hair tests.

Delivers The Lowest Cost-Per-Positive

If the objective is to identify drug users, the key indicator is a positive test result. Ans the ROI math is simple. Divide your total testing cost by the number of users you identify.

Our cost-per-positive result beats everyone by 2-6X.


Deters Usage & Lowers Positive Rates

Certainty of Detection is the Best Deterrent.

We say that often and it is proven true every day. As word gets out that you drug test with Psychemedics, you will find applicant and employee positive rates dropping. Many people won’t risk getting caught and change behavior or move on.

Check online job forums. “Do they hair test” comes up often.

Numbers That Will Please Any CEO.

Why add Psychemedics to your program?

• Reduces financial risks and liabilities by creating a drug-free workforce.

• Delivers a 2-6X lower cost-per-user identified than any other test.

• And it just may pay for itself as you go.

The costs of a Psychemedics drug test are a rounding error when you consider every drug user costs your organization $10,000-20,000 or more. Ask for an ROI assessment and see how Psychemedics returns more for every dollar you spend while you are creating a more risk-free business.

A Two Page Explainer For You!

We have put together this short explainer that gives you some useful information about Psychemedics and how we help over 4,000 majors and contractors ensure safer workplaces by driving toward drug-free workforces.

Can you spot the two drug users in this group who want to work in your facility?

Psychemedics can.

And we help you keep them out of your safety-sensitive workplace.

The Psychemedics Advantage

Your objective is a drug-free workplace.

Your challenge is to Detect and Deter every drug user.

Unrivaled Detection. Unmatched Deterrence.

That is the Psychemedics Advantage.

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