Tag: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

DOT random rates unchanged
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that the minimum annual drug testing rate for 2018 will remain at 25% and the alcohol rate will remain at 10%. Continue reading

By   /  February 6, 2018

By the Numbers: Random drug testing data
The FMCSA random rate is only a minimum standard and employers can elect to test at a greater rate. Examine your program and consider the risks. Continue reading

By   /  September 22, 2017

Drug and alcohol clearinghouse aims to make roads safer
FMCSA final rule will keep drivers that violate drug and alcohol testing requirements from operating a CMV with different employers. Continue reading

By   /  December 8, 2016

Commercial driver physical exams and certified medical examiners
After May 21st, all MEs who perform physical examinations and issue medical certificates for CMV drivers must be certified and listed on the NRCME. Continue reading

By   /  May 7, 2014

Commercial driver database proposal
Last week the FMCSA announced a proposed rule that would establish a national drug testing database for all commercial driver’s license holders. Continue reading

By   /  February 21, 2014