Stamford, CT asked in Employment Law for Connecticut

Q: Does a dirty urine mean automatic violation of zero tolerance probation?

I've been clean and in compliance for over a year now, work, have a car an apartment, and a good relationhip with my PO.

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Kristan Peters-Hamlin

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  • Norwalk, CT
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A: Please clarify your question: if what you mean is that an employee was on probation and one of the conditions of the probation was that there would be zero tolerance for drug abuse, then a dirty urine sample could mean a violation unless there is a legitimate justification for the dirty sample, such as a legal prescription for a drug that showed up in the test.

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