Tag: Department of Transportation

New to Drug Testing

New to drug testing: Designated Employer Representative

January 23, 2014 By

The DER is the point of contact between the employer, donor and drug testing provider, and they receive drug test results on behalf of the employer.


FAA combines drug and alcohol testing programs

July 29, 2013 By

Air carrier operators and commuter or on-demand operators are allowed to combine their drug & alcohol testing programs into one under this new ruling.


DOT’s top 10 steps to collection site security and integrity

July 3, 2013 By

By following these 10 steps, our collection sites continually ensure that they maintain the integrity of the collection process.

New to Drug Testing

New to drug testing: DOT drug testing

June 26, 2013 By

There is a segment of employers who perform drug testing because they are required to. We call this the Department of Transportation (DOT) testing.

New to Drug Testing

New to drug testing: The origins of drug testing

June 21, 2013 By

Once military drug testing revealed high positivity rates, it was only a matter of time until companies & other government agencies began testing.


DOT CCFs extended through November 30

September 26, 2011 By

The final rule regarding the use of the Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (CCF) was issued by the Department of Transportation (DOT).


HHS/DOT mandatory guidelines & panel changes

September 3, 2010 By

On October 1, 2010, the Department of Health & Human Services' (HHS) new Mandatory Guidelines will take affect.


Collection site security

March 27, 2009 By

The DOT Office of Drug & Alcohol Policy & Compliance published the following information.