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DOT Guidance Regarding COVID-19

DOT Guidance Regarding COVID-19 24 Mar

This guidance document sent out by the Department of Transportation provides clarity to DOT-regulated employers, employees, and service agents on conducting DOT drug-and-alcohol testing given concerns about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). We, as a Nation, are facing an unprecedented public health emergency that is straining...

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Department of Transportation DOT CBD Notice - How CBD can be used in the workplace safety-sensitive postions that are federally-mandated - Total Reporting Blog Drug Testing Industry News

Department of Transportation CBD Notice 19 Feb

The Department of Transportation (DOT) released a notice yesterday concerning CBD use within DOT-regulated positions. We have included part of that notice for you below: We have had inquiries about whether the Department of Transportation-regulated safety-sensitive employees can use CBD products.  Safety-sensitive employees who are subject...

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Total Reporting Drug Testing and DOT Consortium Management - Random Management - FMCSA - Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Update Information January 2020

Clearinghouse Information 04 Dec

Dear Total Reporting Clients, DOT changes are coming and we are here to help you navigate the new requirements that begin in January. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is finally releasing its centralized database that tracks drug and alcohol program violations. Total Reporting’s MROs...

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SAMHSA New Oral Fluid Guidelines - Total Reporting Background Checks and Drug Testing Trusted Provider

SAMHSA’s New Oral Fluid Guidelines 14 Nov

The Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) department has recently established scientific and technical guidelines for the inclusion of oral fluid specimens in the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs using Oral Fluid (OFMG). These...

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Busting Common Marijuana Myths - Background Checks And Drug Testing Services - Total Reporting Blog

Busting Common Marijuana Myths 12 Oct

With marijuana's recent legalization across many areas in the country, there has been an increase in misinformation being spread about the drug. While there are many reasons behind the legalization of weed, several common arguments in favor of marijuana are unsubstantiated. The Drug & Alcohol...

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Changes to FMCSA Federal Drug Testing and Alcohol Forms - Total Reporting Blog - DOT Clearinghouse updates and changes - Industry News

FMCSA Announces Changes To Data Requirements on Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form and Alcohol Testing Form 19 Aug

To ensure that you're prepared on January 6, 2020, when the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse becomes operational we wanted to inform you of upcoming changes the FMCSA has recently announced. Required data for both Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Forms (CCF) and Alcohol...

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