FMCSA Clearinghouse SAP for DOT, Compliance, and Return to Duty
An expedited SAP Evaluation for DOT or a failed drug test assessment is conducted within 24 hours in Atlanta, Decatur, and Marietta. These services can now be done virtually online. You can make an appointment with one of our SAP professionals as soon as you fail a randomized test on the job. The sooner you see an evaluator for your SAP Evaluation for DOT, the sooner you may be able to return to work.
The return to duty assessment and treatment is mandatory for individuals who test positive for alcohol or drugs while on the job or prior to being employed. The Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) is a person who evaluates employees who have violated a DOT drug and alcohol program regulation. The SAP professional provides an assessment and recommendation to facilitate the process to return to work as soon as possible. Please click here to read more about the return to duty process https://www.transportation.gov/odapc/part40/40-305
Most individuals receive a recommendation concerning education, Counseling, follow-up testing, and aftercare. You can get additional information directly from the Department of Transportation by visiting: https://www.transportation.gov/odapc/sap
Most individuals are able to expedite their return to work by adhering to the recommendation and the aftercare plan designed by the SAP evaluator. Your return to work is dependent on how fast you get your SAP evaluation and get the process started.