DOT Requests Comments on Electronic Signatures, Forms and Storage for Drug and Alcohol Testing Records

DOT continues to push electronic documentation and processes associated with drug and alcohol testing and is looking for public comments in new proposed rulemaking. The Department of Transportation (DOT) requests…

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FMCSA to eliminate “certificate of violations” DQ file rule since MVR meets requirements

On March 9th, the FMCSA released a final rule that eliminates the requirement, 49 CFR 391.27 (record of violations), that drivers operating commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) in interstate commerce must…

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FMCSA Guidance: X-ray Exam After CMV Accident Not a DOT Reportable “Medical Treatment”

FMCSA revised its regulatory guidance on what constitutes a "medical treatment" to determine whether an accident is DOT-reportable. The agency now says that when an individual receives an x-rays exam…

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