Could I get fired for not completing a random drug test

I gave 2 urinal samples but for some reason a temperature couldn’t be detected.

Asked on May 11, 2017 under Employment Labor Law, Georgia


M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

Actually, you can be fired for this reason, or for any reason, or for no reason at all. That  is known as "at will" employment. This means that a company can set the conditions of the workplace much as it sees fit. Accordingy, unless terminating you would violate the terms of a union agreement or employment contract, or in some way constitute some form of legally actionable discrimination, it would be legal.

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