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Operating Administrations' Drug and Alcohol Program Information

As a result of the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991, the following DOT Agencies established drug and alcohol testing regulations to ensure that aircraft, trains, trucks, and buses were operated in a safe and responsible manner. The following chart lists each DOT Agency's drug and alcohol testing related information:

DOT Agency Program Manager Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations 2014 Random Drug Testing Rate 2014 Random Alcohol Testing Rate
Federal Aviation Admin
(FAA)

Rafael Ramos
Drug Abatement Division
Room 803 (AAM-800)
Independence Ave, SW
Washington DC 20591
Phone: 202-267-8442
Fax: 202-267-5200
drugabatement@faa.gov

For employers and employees in the aviation industry
14 CFR Part 120
25% 10%
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Admin
(FMCSA)
Juan Moya
Drug and Alcohol Program Mananger
Office of Enforcement and Compliance
Room W63-457
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington DC 20590
Phone: 202-366-2096
Fax: 202-366-7908
 
For carriers and commercial driver's license holders (CDL) 49 CFR Part 382 50% 10%
Federal Railroad Admin
(FRA)
Jerry Powers
Office of Safety Assurance and Compliance
Room W38-105
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington DC 20590
Phone: 202-493-6313
Fax: 202-493-6478
Gerald.Powers@dot.gov
 
For employers and employees working in the railroad industry 49 CFR Part 219 25% 10%
Federal Transit Admin
(FTA)
Iyon Rosario (Acting)
Office of Safety & Oversight
TSO-30, Room E45-109
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington DC 20590
Phone: 202-366-2010
Mobile: 202-713-8362
Fax: 202-366-3394
 
For employers and employees working in the mass transit industry
49 CFR Part 655
25% 10%
Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
(PHMSA)

Stanley Kastanas, Director
Office of Substance Abuse Policy, Investigations, & Compliance
PHMSA Pipeline Safety National Programs,
Washington DC 20590
Phone: 202-550-0629
Mailing Address: Call or e-mail for information
Fax: - Call or e-mail for information
Stanley.Kastanas@dot.gov

For operators and employees working in the pipeline industry
49 CFR Part 199
25% N/A

United States Coast Guard
(USCG)

(now with the Dept. of Homeland Security)
Patrick Mannion
Drug and Alcohol Program Manager
Commandant (CG-INV)
U.S. Coast Guard Stop 7501
2703 Martin Luther King Jr AVE S.E.
Washington, DC  20593-7501
Phone: 202-372-1033
Fax: 202-372-8367
For employer and employees operating commercial vessels
46 CFR Part 16
46 CFR Part 4

25%

N/A
 
Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014