Give hair tests respect, Hunt says

Trucker wants drug check on same footing as urinalysis

Posted: April 5, 2015 at 1:44 a.m.

Trucks line up at the Pilot Travel Center in Springdale. Some transportation companies — like J.B. Hunt and Maverick USA — are pushing for hair testing to be an accepted method of drug screening in the industry.

Greer Woodruff said J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. looked at all options when it considered adding hair testing to its drug-screening program for drivers.

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