DOT Drug and Alcohol Consortium
DOT RANDOM DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING PROGRAM (As required by 49 CFR Part 40)
- Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
- Pipeline & Hazardous Material Administration (PHMSA)
- United States Coast Guard (USCG)
- Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
- Federal Transit Administration (FTA)
Smart Drug Testing, LLC serves as a consortium / third party administrator (C/TPA) which manages the entire DOT approved Consortium for DOT regulated companies and DOT covered “safety sensitive” employees. The DOT consortium is cost effective and complies with all requirements of DOT 49 CFR Part 40 which mandates that all “safety sensitive” employees be enrolled in a random drug and alcohol testing program.
The Department of Transportation (DOT) has strict regulations requiring regulated companies and independent operators (CDL License Holders) be a member of a DOT drug and alcohol Consortium, failure to comply with these regulations can result in significant fines and other DOT sanctions.
The Smart Drug Testing, LLC Consortium ensures compliance with the DOT regulations and customer service is our number one priority. Our DOT specialist are committed to serving our DOT consortium members in need of a pre-employment drug test, random drug test or breath alcohol test.
A DOT drug test is a 5 panel urine test and all DOT drug tests require a Federal Chain of Custody form, this is a special 5 page form which must be used when a DOT drug test is administered. Smart Drug Testing, LLC provides all members of our DOT consortium a package of Federal Chain of Custody Forms to be used when taking a DOT drug test.
When joining a DOT Consortium, it is important that the Consortium staff be fully knowledgeable of all DOT regulations regarding 49 CFR Part 40 and the DOT random drug and alcohol testing requirements. Smart Drug Testing, LLC prides itself on providing accurate and professional information and services regarding the DOT Consortium.
Smart Drug Testing, LLC is fully versed in the DOT procedures for pre-employment drug testing, random drug testing, reasonable suspicion drug testing, post accident drug testing, return to duty drug testing and follow up drug testing.
When you and your company are enrolled in the Smart Drug Testing, LLC DOT Consortium, your company will receive a Certificate of Compliance (email and U.S Mail) and when any of your drivers or other safety sensitive employees are selected for a random test, the DER (designated employer representative) or you, the independent operator will be sent an email and a phone call will be made to ensure that you and your employee are aware of the selection, provided the closest testing center location and any assistance needed to ensure compliance with the DOT random drug or alcohol test process.
Please Note: If you are currently being audited/inspected or found to be in violation by the Department of Transportation (DOT) and you are calling to join the DOT Consortium or schedule a DOT drug or breath alcohol test, please advise the Accredited Drug Testing DOT Specialist.
Smart Drug Testing, LLC DOT Consortium – Easy, Cost Effective with Immediate Compliance!
For immediate compliance with the DOT Consortium enrollment requirement or to schedule a DOT drug or alcohol test call Smart Drug Testing, LLC at (800) 977-8664.
Smart Drug Testing, LLC has a special DOT Compliance Package for independent operators (CDL License holders) and other DOT regulated companies.