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The Changing World of Workplace Drug Testing: Empowering Companies through Disruptive Oral Fluid Technologies - CPHR Alberta Webinar

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Wednesday , November 20 , 2019 at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
August 14, 2019

 Attending this webinar counts as 1 CPD hour - please register and sign-in to ensure you receive a confirmation of attendance email for your CPD log.


About the Webinar

Workplace drug testing is changing in Canada as there is a fundamental shift from traditional urine-based testing to disruptive oral fluid testing technologies. With the legalization of marijuana, the challenges employers face with drugs & alcohol in the workplace are more dynamic. Addressing these challenges requires multi-pronged strategies. New oral fluid testing technologies, specifically on-site instant screens, are increasingly becoming integral elements of successful strategies to address and mitigate workplace drug & alcohol risk.

You will learn:

  • About the science of oral fluid testing technologies
  • How these technologies are integrated within company strategies
  • How these technologies are empowering Canadian companies
  • The difference between how employers and police implement oral fluid testing technologies, as well as
  • Available oral fluid technologies today

About the Speaker

Rich Robillard

Rich Robillard is the Managing Director of SBL Testing Technologies. Rich started in the energy and resource sector almost 25 years ago, working the past 18 years in occupational, health & safety and risk management leadership roles. Since 2006, Rich has worked with start-ups focused on worker physiological and behavioural risk and its business impact, specifically addressing drugs, alcohol and fatigue risk in the workplace. Mr. Robillard received his MBA from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary in 2008.


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