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New FRA Rules Cover MOW Workers

Starting June 12, 2017, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Part 219 drug and alcohol testing Rules now cover maintenance of way (MOW) employees.  With this change, persons supervising these newly-regulated employees must have Post-accident Determination training (as required by 49 CFR Part 219.11(g), along with Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion (Signs & Symptoms of drug and alcohol […]

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New FRA form 6180.73

Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) form 6180.73 has been updated!  In the event of a railroad accident or incident, be sure your post-accident testing materials are current. YOU are responsible for ensuring that FRA post-accident toxicological testing materials and forms are up-to-date.  You may find the new FRA form 6180.73 here: https://www.fra.dot.gov/eLib/details/L02782#p1_z10_gD_s10_lOT_lRO Also be sure that all […]

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