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What Happens If I Fail A DOT Drug Or Alcohol Test?

by Patrick Netzel

If you fail or refuse a DOT drug or alcohol test, you will be taken out of safety-sensitive duties until you complete the return-to-duty process. This process includes being evaluated by a DOT-certified substance abuse professional, completing the recommended course of treatment or education, and passing a follow-up drug and alcohol test.

What Is A DAC Report And How Will It Affect Your Job Opportunities?

by Patrick Netzel

DAC reports are like a credit report for CDL drivers. They contain employment history, license verification, driving history, DOT physical results, and criminal background checks. You are entitled to get a free report every 12 months to review for accuracy. If you find incorrect information, you can dispute it with HireRight under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Regulation and Scrutiny Of Truck Drivers Increasing Steadily


The Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration recently announced new rules and regulations for truck drivers and trucking companies. This article explains why the rules were introduced, what they may mean for drivers and truck companies, and how they may affect the trucking industry.

The DAC Report And Your MVR: How Companies Use Them For Hiring

by Rhonda

Learn what DAC reports are and how employers use this information to decide whether or not to hire a driver. Understand the importance of disputing a DAC report to make sure your record is accurate and up-to-date.

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