Loudon, TN asked in Employment Law for Tennessee

Q: In a manufacturing plant is it legal to drug test employees when they produce a product that does not pass quality check

The policy states that an employee who produces parts that do not meet quality check standards and have to remade or reworked in order to pass quality check, said employee will be given a written write up warning as well as be drug tested.

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Bennett James Wills
Bennett James Wills
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  • Brentwood, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Employers are allowed to drug test employees.

Don Himmelberg
Don Himmelberg
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  • Nashville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Yes, it is legal for employers to drug test their employees

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