The Department of Transportation’s Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulation – 49 CFR Part 40, at 40.151(e) – does not authorize the use of Schedule I drugs, including marijuana, for any reason. State initiatives have no bearing on the Department of Transportation’s regulated drug testing program.
If you own a business, you know how important it is for you and your employees to practice safe work habits and to maintain a safe work environment. Substance abuse on the job can be a threat to both safety and productivity and as a business owner it is something you must pay attention to. To help you test and monitor new and current employees you should consider working with a professional drug testing company with a on-staff Medical Review Officer (MRO). An MRO Tyler TX is a licensed medical doctor with special training in substance abuse testing. He or she is responsible for receiving and reviewing lab results that are generated by an employer’s drug testing program. Why is this important? ▪ An MRO is impartial advocate for the accuracy and integrity of the drug-testing process with a knowledge of the protocol of drug testing including maintaining chain-of-custody documentation for...
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Department of Transportation (DOT) drug testing is federally-mandated and regulated drug testing of workers in safety-sensitive areas of public and private transportation. Congress passed the Omnibus Transportation Employees Testing Act of 1991 that was designed the insure the safety of the traveling public and of transportation employees. The DOT Compliance Department at MRO Longview TX helps companies and organizations determine whether or not they are required to conduct drug testing of their employees in these safety-sensitive areas: Motor carriers (DOT agency - Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) Air carriers or operators and some contract air traffic controllers (DOT agency - Federal Aviation Administration) Rail (DOT agency - Federal Railroad Administration) Public transportation (DOT agency - Federal Transit Administration) Pipeline facilities operators and contractors (DOT agency - Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration) Maritime (DOT agency - US Coast Guard) Within these agencies, employees will be subject to pre-employment testing, random testing,...