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DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing in Austin, TX North

DOT Drug & Alcohol Screening

As with all DOT-regulated organizations, there are drug-screening requirements in place that are legally required to be met. Given the complexities of these testing regulations as well as frequent related policy changes, this can cause some amount of confusion.

Any organization or business that is responsible for transporting goods or people or which takes part in other similar types of safety-related practices is likely covered under DOT drug-screening policies and regulations. ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North can assist with keeping these regulations and specifications up to date and easy to understand.

Pre-Employment Testing

Pre-employment drug screening requirements are conducted on all DOT employees.

Random Drug Testing

DOT requirements include random drug testing for any employee who exhibits signs of possible substance-related impairment.

Post-Accident Testing

Drug and alcohol screening is mandatory immediately following any accident which occurs that involves a DOT-regulated employee, and it’s the responsibility of the facility/organization where the accident occurred and/or where the individual is employed.

Return to Duty Testing

Following any drug-related infraction or accident, DOT mandates that drug screening be completed and the employee deemed drug-free prior to returning to work.

Alcohol Screening

The Department of Transportation outlines specific requirements and guidelines with regard to alcohol screening for covered employees.

Alcohol Breatholyzer Testing

DOT requires breath alcohol testing be conducted per protocol in a number of situations. Knowledge of these situations is pertinent.


Saliva testing is also required by DOT in certain situations. Know and understand the specifics of these circumstances.

Why Choose ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North?

ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North offers locations across the country. Each and every one is equipped to provide the specifically required drug and alcohol screening as per DOT-regulated instructions regarding its organizations and businesses. In accordance with DOT policies and requirements, ARCpoint’s skilled technicians follow a strict chain of custody procedure related to drug screening and urine collection. We work closely with the testing facilities that are certified by the National Laboratory Certification Program (NLCP).

In addition to meeting all requirements for DOT-mandated drug screening and testing, we also provide comprehensive training for managers and those responsible for overseeing the operations of DOT-regulated organizations and businesses, making it easy for you to understand and meet all compliance regulations.

At ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North , the requirements of all six DOT agencies are monitored and kept up-to-date. These include the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), the Coast Guard, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), and the Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA).

We provide a full array of drug and alcohol screening services to make certain your agency or organization is in total compliance with all regulations regarding DOT drug & alcohol screening to ensure workplace safety.

ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North is your expert for DOT drug & alcohol screening.

Our testing is 100% reliable, accurate, compliant, and confidential.