It is very important to stay on top of the DOT specifications and regulations, especially if you are in the transportation industry. Drugs and Alcohol have been an ongoing battle with DOT. Employers and Employees need to better educate themselves so they know all of the risks and consequences involved when driving under the influence. Over the years DOT programs have been able to reduce the number of accidents but there are still so many every year that could have been prevented if the driver was properly informed. Below you will find a link to view the DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Guidelines. If you are an employer it is a good idea to read through the information they have posted, it is very important. This will help save lives and also help strengthen your business.