Figment Group employs several laboratories that are certified by Health and Human Services (HHS) under the National Laboratory Certification Program as meeting the minimum standards of Subpart C of the HHS Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs. These certified laboratories are accountable for urine drug testing for Department of Transportation’s federal agencies.
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At the laboratory, an EMIT (Enzyme Multiplied Immunoassay Test) preliminary screening test that is 92% – 98% accurate is performed. On an initial drug test, a negative result must be below the cutoff concentration. If the result is at or above the cutoff concentration, a confirmation test is conducted.

When the preliminary drug screen is above the cutoff concentration, a GC/MS (Gas chromatography–mass spectrometry) test is administered on a portion of the same specimen to confirm the positive result. This confirmatory test has been found to be virtually 100% accurate. This highly advanced technology is akin to taking a fingerprint of the drug. SAMHSA-certified laboratory test results have been upheld in the courts for more than 20 years. On a confirmation drug test, a result below the cutoff concentration is negative and a result at or above the cutoff concentration is confirmed positive.



Figment Group offers a full scope of testing services covering a variety of specimens for purposes of:

  • Pre-employment
  • Random
  • Reasonable Suspicion
  • Reasonable Cause
  • Post-accident
  • Return-to-Duty
  • Follow-up and much more

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