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What are the responsibilities Owner Operators are required to comply with the FMCSA Clearinghouse beginning in 2020?
Compliance

FMCSA Clearinghouse for Owner Operators

2022 update – The FMCSA Clearinghouse is in effect for two years now and working as expected.  Many drivers who use illicit drugs are now

DOT Drug Testing For Owner Operators
DOT

DOT Drug Testing For Owner Operators

There’s nothing quite as American as going into business for yourself, and being your own boss. For some, that means starting in a vital trade,

The DOT Made Major Policy Changes In 2018
DOT

The DOT Made Major Policy Changes In 2018

The Department of Transportation has regulations set in place that any businesses and professional drivers must adhere to. These regulations also include policies about drug

Standing Firm: Marijuana Workplace Solutions in Light of CT Decision
DOT

DOT Final Rule for Employers

Thank you to attorney Tommy Eden of Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP for providing this great information for DOT regulated employers.  Tommy can be reached at teden@constangy.com.

DOT Protocol For Positive Test Results
DOT

DOT Protocol For Positive Test Results

The Department of Transportation (DOT) has a strict set of drug screening rules and guidelines that employers and employees must follow to continue safety-sensitive functions. In the event

DOT Public Interest Exclusion - PIE
DOT

DOT Public Interest Exclusion – PIE

… What is the Public Interest Exclusion and Some Major Causative Factors? A topic that is not clearly understood but can be a discussion with

Expanded Opiates for DOT Testing?
DOT

Expanded Opiates for DOT Testing?

… SAMHSA Mandatory Guidelines Proposed Revision for Urine Testing… Are You Ready for Expanded Opiates for DOT Testing? … After what seems a long wait, Substance