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by lstudt
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: DOT Physicals
Topic: old school vs. new school
Replies: 0
Views: 2115

old school vs. new school

Good evening. We are having a lively debate in our department about whether or not we can still write for 1, 2, or 3 month cards vs. having each driver return for a new exam at 1, 2, or 3 months depending on what the CME feels is needed for each driver. A common example is a driver needing a recert ...
by lstudt
Tue Dec 17, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Fitness-for-duty (e.g., preplacement) exams, non-DOT
Topic: Hazardous waste surveillance question(s)
Replies: 2
Views: 5999

Re: Hazardous waste surveillance question(s)

Thank you Dr. Swotinsky. I agree, the next question about what to do and how often is the difficult one. In some of the cases, we know of certain substances that employees were exposed to but not in measured amounts. Employees are scared and employers are not sure what they should or should not reco...
by lstudt
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Fitness-for-duty (e.g., preplacement) exams, non-DOT
Topic: Hazardous waste surveillance question(s)
Replies: 2
Views: 5999

Hazardous waste surveillance question(s)

Recently, we have had inquiries regarding what type of surveillance employees should have for either hazardous waste(s) and/or periodic exposure to asbestos. For the most part, the exposures discussed are either firefighter type exposures with full SCBA, etc. or a DNR type situation where DNR employ...