GBEDA Drug and Alcohol Testing - Transportation Personnel


Tria Bullard
Director of Board and Executive Services, (541) 506-6103

Board Policy Code: GBEDA
Adopted: 02/08/05

In a continuing effort to prevent accidents and injuries resulting from the use of drugs and misuse of alcohol by drivers of commercial motor vehicles, the College shall establish a drug and alcohol misuse prevention program.

The College’s program shall meet the requirements of the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991.

The President will develop administrative regulations as needed to implement the College’s program including such provisions for pre-employment, reasonable suspicion, random, post-accident, return-to-duty and follow-up testing as may be necessary.  The regulations will include training, education and other assistance to employees to promote a drug and alcohol-free environment.

Legal Reference(s):
ORS 657
OAR 581-053
-0015 (7)(u)
Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991, 49 U.S.C. Sections 31301-31317; 49 CFR Parts 40, 382 and 391-395 (2000).