TITLE

New DOT rule means taking a real close look at drug tests

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law;2009, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 2008 regulation for drug testing at the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) which includes direct observation of return-to-duty and follow-up drug examinations. It states that the DOT has required the drivers of commercial motor-vehicles to undergo random urine drug testing. It notes that the U.S. Court of Appeals has dismissed all legal challenges to the new regulation in June 2009.
ACCESSION #
45105643

 

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