FMCSA Declares Commercial Driver “Imminent Hazard” to Public Safety

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn In May 2022, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) declared a Pennsylvania-licensed commercial vehicle driver to be an “imminent hazard” to public safety and ordered him to immediately cease operating any commercial motor vehicle (CMV) in interstate commerce. According to a news…

ClearStar to Sponsor Free Webinar with CCG About Drug and Alcohol Testing in the Transportation Industry

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn ClearStar – a leading provider of Human Capital Integrity℠ technology-based services – is sponsoring a free webinar about “Drug & Alcohol Testing in the Transportation Industry” that will feature Bill Current and Rick Tennant of the Current Consulting Group, LLC (CCG), which provides expert consulting in all…

USDOT Proposes Adding Oral Fluid Testing to Transportation Industry Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On February 27, 2022, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) issued a proposal in the Federal Register on “Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs: Addition of Oral Fluid Specimen Testing for Drugs” to add oral fluid testing to the existing urine drug testing for…