February 19, 2020
Are You Registered for the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse?
The FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse was implemented on January 6, 2020. Those subject to the Clearinghouse final rule must now access the Clearinghouse to fulfill the requirements listed in §382.701.
Learn more about how employers, including owner-operators, are required to use the Clearinghouse:
Watch a recording of a Q&A webinar for employers, drivers, and C/TPAs. Visit the enhanced Clearinghouse Learning Center and download resources specifically designed for employers and owner-operators. Search the Clearinghouse FAQs to find answers to your Clearinghouse questions. Stay up-to-date with news and announcements about the Clearinghouse by subscribing to email updates from FMCSA.
If you have not yet done so, register for the Clearinghouse so you can meet your querying and reporting requirements. (If you have an FMCSA Portal account, ensure you have the correct Portal user role in place.)
FMCSA Updates SMS Website
FMCSA has updated the CSA SMS Website with the January 31, 2020 results.
Complete SMS results are available to enforcement users and motor carriers that are logged into the SMS. Logged-in enforcement users can view all carrier safety data, while logged-in motor carriers can only view their own data. If you are a motor carrier and do not have login credentials, please click here for more information on how to obtain your PIN.