The Benefits for Florida Businesses to go Drug-Free
In 1990, legislation was enacted that created the Florida Drug-Free Workplace Program. The intent was to “promote drug-free workplaces in Florida, in order that employers (would) be afforded the opportunity […]
What Employees Need To Know About DOT Alcohol & Drug Testing. Part 3.
What are Medical Review Officers (MRO)? Under DOT regulations, MROs are licensed physicians with knowledge and clinical experience in substance abuse disorders. They must also complete qualification training courses and […]
What Employees Need To Know About DOT Alcohol & Drug Testing. Part 1.
Just entering the transportation industry? Performing tasks defined by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) as safety-sensitive, such as working on pipelines, driving a truck, operating a ferry, steering a […]
What Employees Need To Know About DOT Alcohol & Drug Testing. Part 2.
When will I be tested? Safety-sensitive employees are subject to drug or alcohol testing in the following situations: • Pre-employment. • Reasonable Suspicion/Cause. • Random. • Return-to-duty. • Follow-up. […]