If the driver has current clinical diagnosis of alcoholism amedical examiner, make the final determination as to whether the driver meetsthe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) medical standards fordriver certification.
If the driver shows signs of alcoholism, have the driverconsult a specialist for further evaluation.
You may be tested for alcohol is warranted, contact FMCSA orcontact the employer of the driver directly for information on controlledsubstances and alcohol testing under Part 382 of the Federal Motor CarrierSafety Regulations.
As a driver MUSTsubmit to alcohol testing if there is reasonable suspicion that the U.S.Department of Transportation (DOT) prohibitions concerning alcohol areviolated. Suspicion MUST be based on specific observations concerning driverbehavior, speech, or body odor.