Category Archives: Specialized Transportation Safety

Revised Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (USDOT)

DOT Announces new Custody and Control Form The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved a new Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (CCF). This form tracks the handling of a drug test specimen, from the time it is collected until the test result is available. Motor carriers use this form to order…
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Extension of FMCSA Waivers in Response to the COVID-19 National Emergency

The following FMCSA waivers have been extended. Waiver in Response to the COVID-19 National Emergency – For States, CDL Holders, CLP Holders, and Interstate Drivers Operating Commercial Motor Vehicles 09/18/2020 https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/emergency/waiver-response-covid-19-national-emergency-states-cdl-holders-clp-holders-and-0 Major changes to the waiver:  Extends most provisions of the waiver through December 31, 2020. Waiver covers drivers whose medical certification or variance expired…
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Safe Quick Clearance of Traffic Incidents Toolkit

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) created Safe, Quick Clearance of Traffic Incidents toolkit - UN-JAMMING TRAFFIC: Driving Toward Safer, Quicker Clearance of Traffic Incidents. This kit provides Law enforcement executives with info that exhibits the importance of adopting practices that makes the safe, fast clearance of traffic incidents easier to increase…
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FMCSA COVID-19 Extension of Emergency Declaration for Certain Commodities

14 July 2020 FMCSA gas extended the declaration of emergency. The extension of Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002 provides regulatory relief for commercial motor vehicle operations providing direct assistance in support of emergency relief efforts related to COVID-19 and is limited to transportation of (1) livestock and livestock feed; (2) medical supplies and equipment related to…
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