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BREAKING: FMCSA Releases Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Final Rule
Friday, 02 December 2016
This morning, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued its final rule creating a first-ever federal clearinghouse for driver drug and alcohol test results.
According to a FMCSA press release, motor carriers, medical review officers, third-party administrators and substance abuse professionals will be required to report information about drivers who test positive for drugs or alcohol, refuse required drug and alcohol tests or who have undergone return-to-duty drug and alcohol rehabilitation process.
FirstLab is reviewing the full details of the final rule, and will be issuing an evaluation and guide to the rule.