DOT physicals can result in certificates valid for up to 24 months
Wisconsin Drug Testing Consortium is a C-TPA for DOT physicals
Employees designated by the DOT as safety sensitive, meaning their job duties can impact their own safety and that of the public, are required to have regular DOT physicals to remain in compliance. WDTC, an accredited, Certified Third Party Administrator (C-TPA), provides physicals as a one-stop shop in northeastern Wisconsin and Upper Michigan for services including consortium, drug testing, DOT mock audit training and criminal background checks.
DOT physicals must be conducted by a licensed medical examiner listed on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) registry. Physicals are valid for up to 24 months, but the medical examiner may issue a certificate for less than 24 months when the driver has a condition such as high blood pressure that warrants more frequent monitoring. WDTC offers same-day quotes for DOT physicals.
What to expect at DOT physicals
Physicals cover a variety of areas ranging from a general physical examination, vision, hearing and urinalysis. Drivers should bring along a complete list of their medications, including doses and their doctor's information.
Individuals with certain medical issues need to bring documentation with them to the exam such as:
About Wisconsin Drug Testing Consortium
Wisconsin Drug Testing Consortium is an accredited, Certified Third Party Administrator (C-TPA), and specializes in Consortium Management; a variety of drug testing methods, including urine, hair and fingernails;
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