DRUG & ALCOHOL TEST NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE / NORTH EAST UK
Providing a specialist Drug & Alcohol testing service throughout the Newcastle upon Tyne, Wallsend, Ashington, Gateshead, South Shields and Northumberland areas, DATS provides wide ranging services around the clock, seven days a week to organisations large and small. With Drug & Alcohol testing services neatly separated into core areas including  Pre-employment  Random  For Cause and  Post Incident, DATS is ISO 9001 certified for its quality management systems and Link-up Approved, being authorised and endorsed to conduct Drug & Alcohol testing on the Network Rail workforce.
In addition to carrying out Drug & Alcohol testing for Railtrack personnel throughout the Newcastle areas, DATS also conducts testing for industry areas such as National Grid, Oil & Gas, Highways Agency and Engineering and Construction sectors.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG & ALCOHOL TEST NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE / WALLSEND / SOUTH SHIELDS / GATESHEAD
Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol testing throughout the Newcastle, Washington, Gateshead, South Shields and Wallsend areas is incredibly important and underscores an employer's statutory duty to enforce and maintain a safe and proper system of working. That duty of care is clearly more obvious for safety critical sites / workforces where the potential for harm to the wider public exists. DATS understands this and delivers pre-employment testing at the employers place of work or at DATS head office in Middlesbrough. Providing quality services and against a background of years of working across a range of service industries, DATS expert Home Office approved laboratories are nationally and internationally certified meeting the requirements under ISO 17025.
RANDOM DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING PORT OF TYNE, PORT OF SUNDERLAND & TEES PORT
Heavily immersed in conducting random Drug & Alcohol Testing throughout the Port of Tyne, Port of Sunderland and Tees Port areas, DATS frequently conducts random Drug & Alcohol Testing at organisations involved in car manufacturing, rail, freight, energy, port authorities and offshore vessels. With a well-established and proven track record for delivering quality random Drug & Alcohol Testing throughout service and manufacturing industries and certified to ISO 9001 for its quality management systems, DATS understands the absolute importance in maintaining a legally defensible regime of random Drug & Alcohol testing and provides a 24 / 7 days a week service.
FOR CAUSE DRUG & ALCOHOL TEST NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE / WALLSEND / GATESHEAD / SOUTHSHILEDS / WASHINGTON
For cause Drug & Alcohol testing throughout the Newcastle upon Tyne areas forms an important and necessary step for employers who have a statutory duty of care to ensure a safe and proper system of working. DATS provides a 24 hour / 7 days a week call out service where for cause Drug & Alcohol testing is triggered by events including:
- An accident in the workplace in Newcastle resulting in the actual harm to individuals or damage to property.
- An incident or 'near miss' which had the potential for causing harm to individuals or property (or)
- Where credible allegations are received that an individual [or a group of individuals] are involved in substance and / or alcohol abuse in the workplace
DATS provide a fast and effective 'for cause' Drug & Alcohol testing service throughout the Newcastle upon Tyne areas.
DRUG & ALCOHOL TEST NETWORK RAIL NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE / WALLSEND / SOUTHSHILEDS / GATESHEAD
Link-up approved by the Achilles Group Ltd, DATS is 'authorised and endorsed' to carry out Drug & Alcohol testing for Railtrack personnel throughout the Newcastle upon Tyne, Wallsend, Gateshead, South Shields and Washington areas. As authorised 'super users' DATS conduct Drug & Alcohol testing on behalf of sponsors and individual donors pre-sponsorship.