DOT Testing in San Antonio
Drug Testing for Trucking Companies & More
Are you searching for reliable DOT testing in San Antonio? Fastest Labs SE San Antonio is here. We’re a locally owned and operated drug testing laboratory certified by the Department of Health and Human Services to complete a variety of drug testing services in compliance with The Department of Transportation.
At Fastest Labs of SE San Antonio we can help keep your company compliant, we offer the DOT Random Program federally required for all FMCSA employers. Setup is simple, fast & affordable—call today to speak with one of our experts and get your company enrolled!
Who is Subject to DOT Testing?
Working under DOT’s jurisdiction allows the organization to request drug tests during specific situations and under reasonable suspicion observed or reported by one or more trained supervisors in your company. These organizations include:
- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
- Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
- Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
- Federal Transit Administration (FTA)
- Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
- United States Coast Guard (USCG)
Others who must remain DOT compliant include motor carriers, churches, civic organizations, and other federal, state, and local government agencies.
When Can DOT Request Testing?
Working under DOT’s jurisdiction allows the organization to request drug tests during specific situations and under reasonable suspicion observed or reported by one or more trained supervisors in your company
Some reasons why you may need drug or alcohol testing include:
- Reasonable suspicion
- Cause for concern
- Random testing
- Follow-up testing
- Return-to-job testing
- Post-accident testing
What Drugs Does DOT Test For?
The most common DOT drug test given is the 5-panel test. Any DOT drug test requests require our lab technicians to test and report findings for these five classes of drugs:
- Opioids – codeine, morphine, heroin, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, oxycodone, oxymorphone, opium, and codeine derivatives
- Amphetamines – amphetamine, methamphetamine, MDMA, MDA
- Phencyclidine, also known as PCP
Does DOT Require Alcohol Testing?
As of 1991, DOT requires that employees who perform safety-sensitive jobs must be tested for drug and alcohol misuse. This includes jobs found in industries such as aviation, motor carrier, railroad, and mass transit. DOT alcohol tests identify alcohol concentrations of 0.02 and higher.
Reliable, Accurate, & Quick Testing Services
We are professionally certified and experienced in establishing and administering DOT-compliant testing programs for your organization or company. Whether you’re an employer looking for a reliable testing provider or an employee searching for a clean, safe, and friendly testing facility in San Antonio, FastestLabs is the answer.
Need DOT drug testing in San Antonio? Call us at (210) 981-3898 to learn more!