DOT Return to Duty is a program designed to provide individuals who have been charged with drug or alcohol violations with an opportunity to return to the workforce in a safe and responsible manner. The program is administered by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and is designed to help individuals who have been convicted… Continue reading How does the return-to-duty process conclude?
DOT Qualified SAP DOT Qualified SAP, or Drug and Alcohol Testing Program Qualified Substance Abuse Professionals, are certified by the US Department of Transportation to provide substance abuse evaluations, referrals, and follow-up services to individuals required to undergo drug and alcohol testing under the Department of Transportation’s regulations. These professionals must complete an approved training… Continue reading Who is Qualified to Act as a SAP?
The Department of Transportation (DOT) is proposing new rules that include oral fluid testing as an alternative to urine testing for their DOT-regulated drug and alcohol testing. The program, which mandates testing of safety-sensitive transportation employees such as truck drivers, will now provide employers an alternative that will help combat employee cheating on urine drug… Continue reading DOT Oral Fluid Testing Proposal-SAP Evaluation,LLC
When looking for a Substance Abuse Professional (SAP), or SAP Evaluation Counselor it is important to consider what services they offer and how they might fit your needs. It can be helpful to ask around and research different SAPs in your area to find one that is a good match for you. Keep in mind… Continue reading SAP Evaluation(s) Counselor Near you- SAP Evaluation, LLC
The Department of Transportation is responsible for making sure that all commercial motor vehicles are operated safely. The agency has rules and regulations about how these vehicles can be used, including a “Return to Duty” regulation. The Return to Duty regulation requires that any driver who has been found to have violated a DOT regulation… Continue reading How Long Does the SAP Return To Duty Program Take?
You can take a few steps to find an SAP program near you. The first step is to check with your local community college or university to see if they offer any SAP programs. You can also peruse online directories, such as the one offered by the SAP website, to see if any programs in… Continue reading SAP Evaluation Program Starts at @255- SAP Evaluation, LLc
The DOT SAP Program is required by federal regulations and is designed to prevent accidents and injuries that can result from employees who use alcohol or other drugs on the job. The program includes education, counseling, and referral services for employees who may have an issue with alcohol or other drugs. The program also requires… Continue reading DOT SAP PROGRAM: What Truck Drivers need to do after Failing a DOT Drug Screen and Go thru SAP
A DOT Qualified SAP (Substance Abuse Professional) is an individual who evaluates workers who have violated the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) drug and alcohol testing regulations. The SAP is responsible for determining if the employee has a substance abuse problem and, if so, developing a treatment plan. The SAP must be a licensed physician, counselor,… Continue reading What is a DOT Qualified SAP? | SAP Evaluation, LLC
An SAP evaluation is an assessment of an individual’s alcohol or drug use. The evaluation is usually conducted by a licensed mental health practitioner, such as a psychologist, a psychiatrist or social worker. It can also be conducted by a certified alcohol and drug counselor. The SAP evaluation typically includes a clinical interview, as well… Continue reading What is a Dot SAP Evaluation? And Know How Does It Works?
The Department of Transportation (DOT) is solely responsible for ensuring that all commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) are operated safely. To that end, the agency has established rules and regulations governing the use of CMVs. One of these rules is the “Return to Duty” regulation. The Return to Duty regulation requires that any driver who… Continue reading Return-to-Duty | SAP Evaluation, LLC