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Part-Time Drivers: Do part-time CDL drivers need to be in an employer’s DOT random testing pool?

Guidance clarifies the applicability of the DOT drug and alcohol random testing requirements for part-time drivers.

Question

Part-Time Drivers: Do part-time CDL drivers need to be in an employer’s DOT random testing pool?

Answer

Yes, all CDL drivers of CMVs used in commerce must be included in the DOT random pool at all times. See 49 CFR 382.103.

Regulatory Topic: Guidance clarifies the applicability of the DOT drug and alcohol random testing requirements for part-time drivers.
Published Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Issued Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015