DOT Drug Testing Guidance during COVID-19 For DOT Regulated Employees

“DOT is committed to maintaining public safety while providing maximum flexibility to allow Transportation industries to conduct their operations safely and efficiently during this period of national emergency.”

For DOT-Regulated Employees (DOT Guidance, 3/23/2020)
1. If you are experiencing COVID-19-related symptoms, contact your medical provider, and if necessary contact your employer about your availability.
2. If you have COVID-19 related concerns about testing you should discuss them with your employer.
3. It is the employer’s responsibility to evaluate the circumstances of the employee’s refusal to test and determine whether or not the employee’s actions should be considered a refusal as per 49 CFR.

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