Invasion of privacy through testing

Other Names:
Enforced lie detector tests
Enforced drug testing
Enforced polygraph tests
Mandatory AIDS testing
Invasive medical examinations
Companies are using hair testing (which is five times more effective than urine testing) to detect drug abuse by employees. Hair testing is more reliable and screens for longer-term drug use, rather than for the few days prior to the test.
Broader Problems:
Infringement of privacy
Narrower Problems:
Indeterminate sex tests
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
12.05.2000 – 00:00 CEST