New Driver Examination Forms

New Driver Examination Forms

  Original Deadline for new forms use was Dec 22, 2015 – Now extended to April 20, 2016 – see below for info on a new electronic DOT forms below! Click here for our course on How to Fill Out the New DOT Form & Certificate! Attention Certified...
Osteoporosis Lifting Restrictions

Osteoporosis Lifting Restrictions

Commercial driving is considered a heavy duty job.  In addition to driving, CMV driver duties include such rigorous activity as coupling and uncoupling trailers, loading and unloading trailers, inspecting the vehicle, lifting, installing tire chains, climbing ladders,...
3 Classes of Traumatic Brain Injury Determine Driver Certification

3 Classes of Traumatic Brain Injury Determine Driver Certification

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can have lasting effects on a driver’s memory, reasoning, sensation, communication and understanding, and cause emotional issues including depression, anxiety and personality changes. I have examined a driver who has history of auto...
Medical Marijuana – OK for Commercial Drivers?

Medical Marijuana – OK for Commercial Drivers?

Much of the recent press about marijuana has been regarding recreational use now legal in several states.  The debate regarding medical marijuana use in commercial drivers has been settled: From the DOT Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance Notice: The...