Tag: DOT

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.


Truck drivers and hair drug testing

May 28, 2013 By

While DOT regulations mandate urine drug testing, a number of motor carriers have found value in performing supplemental hair testing.


DOT ‘recreational’ marijuana notice

December 3, 2012 By

Read the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) notice in response to recent state laws passed allowing the use of so-called “recreational marijuana.”


2013 DOT random testing rates notice

November 28, 2012 By

The Office of Drug & Alcohol Policy & Compliance has published the 2013 DOT Random Testing Rates.


DOT’s mock collection video

April 5, 2012 By

The Office of Drug & Alcohol Policy & Compliance recently released a mock collection video.


Transportation drug testing law anniversary

November 8, 2011 By

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) celebrated 20 years of the statutory authority to conduct drug and alcohol testing.