Tolchester, MD Facts, Population, Income, Demographics, Economy

Population (female): 170

Median Age: 61.4 years

Median Rent:

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in Tolchester: 90.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Sex Offenders:

Land Area:

Races:
      White alone - 310 - 94.2%
      Black alone - 12 - 3.6%
      Two or more races - 3 - 0.9%
      Hispanic - 3 - 0.9%
      Asian alone - 1 - 0.3%

Recognitions and Certifications

Accredited Drug Testing has been recognized as one of the "Top 10 drug testing companies" for excellent customer service and we have received TPA Accreditation from the National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association. We are active in all drug testing industry associations and our staff are trained and certified as drug and alcohol testing specialists.

Important Links

National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association (https://ndasa.com/)

National Drug Free Workplace Alliance (https://www.ndwa.org/)

Substance Abuse Program Administrators Association (https://www.sapaa.com/)

Substance Abuse Mental Health Safety Administration (https://www.samhsa.gov/)

US Drug Enforcement Administration (https://www.dea.gov/)

Office of Drug alcohol Policy Control (https://www.transportation.gov/odapc)

DOT Drug Testing Tolchester, MD

Our Local DOT Drug testing facilities in Tolchester, MD and the surrounding areas provide DOT Drug Testing, DOT Alcohol Testing, DOT Physicals, Consortium enrollment and other DOT services for Employers, Single operators and all DOT modes who are required to comply with 49 CFR Part 40 in Tolchester, MD including FMCSA, FTA, FAA, USCG, FRA and PHMSA . Testing centers are within minutes of your home or office and same day service is available in most cases.

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How to schedule a DOT drug test in Tolchester, MD

To schedule any type of DOT drug test or alcohol test in Tolchester, MD call our local scheduling department at (800) 221-4291. You may also schedule your DOT drug test online utilizing our express scheduling registration system by selecting your test and completing the Donor Information/Registration Section. You must register for the test prior to proceeding to the testing center.

The zip code you enter will be used to determine the closest DOT drug or DOT alcohol testing center which performs the type of test you have selected. A donor pass/registration form with the local testing center address, hours of operation and instructions will be sent to the e-mail address you provided. Take this form with you or have it available on your smart phone to provide to the testing center. No appointment is necessary in most cases. However, you must complete the donor information section and pay for the test at the time of registration.

Our laboratories are SAMHSA certified and all test results are verified by our in-house licensed physicians who serve as Medical Review Officers (MRO).

In addition to providing DOT drug testing and DOT breath alcohol testing in Tolchester, MD, Accredited Drug Testing also has additional testing centers throughout the metropolitan area and surrounding cities.

On the road or on vacation, no worries, Accredited Drug Testing has over 20,000 testing centers in all cities Nationwide and we can schedule your test, ANYWHERE, ANYTIME!

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What are the DOT drug testing requirements?

In 1991, the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act created the following DOT Agencies which established drug and alcohol testing regulations to ensure that aircraft, trains, trucks, and buses were operated in a safe and responsible manner. As an employer or individual operating in a “Safety Sensitive” position, it is important to understand how these regulations impact you.

49 CFR Part 40 (commonly known as “part 40”) explains:

  • How drug and alcohol testing is conducted
  • Who is authorized to participate in the drug and alcohol testing program
  • What employees must do before they may return to duty after a drug and/or alcohol violation

Each DOT Agency and the USCG have specific regulations that cover:

  • The agency’s prohibitions on drug and alcohol use
  • Who is subject to comply with these regulations
  • What type of testing is required
  • When testing is required
  • Consequences of non-compliance

FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) amended its rule that would establish requirements for commercial driver’s license employers and individuals with regards to the drug and alcohol clearing house which will take affect on January 6, 2020.

The FMCSA Clearinghouse is a secure online database that will allow employers, the FMCSA, State Driver Licensing Agencies, State Law Enforcement and individual CDL operators to access real time important information about a CDL Driver’s drug and alcohol program violations and the ultimate goal of this database is to enhance safety on our Nation’s public roadways.

For specific requirements, click the appropriate agency listed below in which you or your company is regulated by. Ask about our DOT Complete Compliance Package!

The Opioid Overdose Crisis

Every day, more than 130 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids. The misuse of and addiction to opioids—including prescription pain relievers, heroin, and synthetic opioids such as fentanyl—is a serious national crisis that affects public health as well as social and economic welfare. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the total "economic burden" of prescription opioid misuse alone in the United States is $78.5 billion a year, including the costs of healthcare, lost productivity, addiction treatment, and criminal justice involvement.

  • Roughly 21 to 29 percent of patients prescribed opioids for chronic pain misuse them.
  • Between 8 and 12 percent develop an opioid use disorder.
  • An estimated 4 to 6 percent who misuse prescription opioids transition to heroin.
  • About 80 percent of people who use heroin first misused prescription opioids.
  • Opioid overdoses increased 30 percent from July 2016 through September 2017 in 52 areas in 45 states.
  • The Midwestern region saw opioid overdoses increase 70 percent from July 2016 through September 2017.
  • Opioid overdoses in large cities increase by 54 percent in 16 states.

In the late 1990s, pharmaceutical companies reassured the medical community that patients would not become addicted to prescription opioid pain relievers, and healthcare providers began to prescribe them at greater rates. This subsequently led to widespread diversion and misuse of these medications before it became clear that these medications could indeed be highly addictive.3,4 Opioid overdose rates began to increase. In 2017, more than 47,000 Americans died as a result of an opioid overdose, including prescription opioids, heroin, and illicitly manufactured fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid.1That same year, an estimated 1.7 million people in the United States suffered from substance use disorders related to prescription opioid pain relievers, and 652,000 suffered from a heroin use disorder (not mutually exclusive)

DOT Compliance Checklist in Tolchester, MD

DOT 49 CFR Part 40 Requirements for Safety Sensitive Employees.
(FMCSA-FAA-USCG-FRA-PHMSA-FTA)

  • Pre-Employment Tests
  • Correct Federal Custody & Control Form (CCF)
  • Substance Abuse Professional Process
  • Regulations on File
  • Random Pool Testing
  • *Supervisor Training
  • *Written Policy
  • Post-Accident Testing Situations
  • Previous Employers Checks
  • Employee Education
  • Record Keeping
  • Removal of covered Employee
  • Designated Employer Representative

* In addition, any company which employs 2 or more covered employees must have a written drug and alcohol policy and all supervisors must complete the DOT Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion Training. (Click here to learn more about our online training programs)

If a DOT covered employee or company does not have a copy of the original pre-employment drug test with a negative result, then a new DOT pre-employment drug test must be conducted, and the result maintained on file.

The department of transportation (DOT) requires that all DOT regulated “safety sensitive” employees have on file a negative DOT pre-employment drug test result and be a member of a DOT approved random selection consortium. In addition, if a DOT regulated company has more than one “safety sensitive” employee, the employer must also have a written DOT drug and alcohol policy and an on-site supervisor must have completed supervisor training for reasonable suspicion of illegal drug use or impairment.

To be compliant with DOT regulations, a company’s DOT drug and alcohol testing program must have the following components. Failing to comply can result in significant fines and penalties.

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What is a DOT Drug Test in Tolchester, MD?

On January 1, 2018 the Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a new rule which altered the DOT 5 panel urine test. Employers and individuals should be aware that the current DOT drug test is still a urine drug test, collected by qualified collectors, analyzed at a SAMHSA certified laboratory and reviewed by a licensed Medical Review Officer. Below you will find a list of the drugs that are screened for in the DOT 5 panel urine drug test:

  • Marijuana (THC)
  • Cocaine
  • Amphetamines
  • Opioids**
  • Phencyclidine (PCP)
  • ** Special note: ‘Opioids’ was previously called ‘Opiates’ and all DOT drug tests will continue to include confirmation testing for Codeine, Morphine, and 6-AM (heroin) when necessary.

    In the January rule change, the Department of Transportation (DOT) also added initial screening and confirmation testing for the semi-synthetic opioids Hydrocodone, Hydromorphone, Oxycodone, and Oxymorphone to this Opioids group

    When is a DOT drug test required in Tolchester, MD?

    All safety sensitive employees regardless of DOT agency are required for the following drug testing and/or alcohol testing based on each situation:

    • Pre-employment
    • Random
    • Reasonable suspicion
    • Return to Duty
    • Post-Accident
    • Follow Up

    What is DOT pre employment testing in Tolchester, MD?

    As a new hire or a current employee transferring from a non-safety sensitive function into a safety sensitive function (even with the same employer), you are required to submit to a DOT pre employment drug test.

    Some employers may, but are not required to, conduct pre employment alcohol testing. Only after your employer receives a negative pre employment DOT drug test result (and negative alcohol test result - if administered) may you begin performing in a safety-sensitive capacity.

    What is random DOT Drug Testing in Tolchester, MD?

    All safety sensitive employees are subject to unannounced random drug & alcohol testing. Alcohol testing is administered just prior to, during or just after performing safety-sensitive functions. Depending on the industry specific regulations, you may only be subject to random drug testing.

    Listed below are the current (2019) DOT random testing rates for each DOT agency.

    The following chart outlines the annual minimum drug and alcohol random testing rates established within DOT Agencies and the USCG for 2019.
    DOT Agency 2019 Random Drug Testing Rate 2019 Random Alcohol Testing Rate
    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    [FMCSA]
    25% 10%
    Federal Aviation Administration
    [FAA]
    25% 10%
    Federal Railroad Administration
    [FRA]
    25% - Covered Service
    50% - Maintenance of Way *
    10% - Covered Service
    25% - Maintenance of Way *
    Federal Transit Administration
    [FTA]
    50% 10%
    Federal Transit Administration
    [FTA]
    50% N/A
    United States Coast Guard
    [USCG]
    (with the Dept. of Homeland Security)
    50% N/A

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    What is reasonable suspicion DOT drug testing in Tolchester, MD?

    Safety sensitive individuals and employees are required to submit to any test (whether it is a drug test, alcohol test or both) that a supervisor requests based on reasonable suspicion. Reasonable suspicion means that one or more trained supervisors reasonably believes or suspects that you are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Supervisors cannot require testing based on a hunch or guess alone; their suspicion must be based on observations concerning your appearance, behavior, speech and smell that are usually associated with drug or alcohol use

    What is return to duty DOT Drug Testing in Tolchester, MD?

    If you have violated the prohibited drug & alcohol testing rules, you are required to take a return to duty drug and/or alcohol test before being allowed to return to a safety-sensitive function for any DOT regulated employer. You may also be subject to unannounced follow-up testing for at least 6 times in the first 12 months following your return to active safety-sensitive service.

    Return-to-duty tests must be conducted under direct observation.

    What is DOT post accident drug testing Tolchester, MD?

    If you are involved in an event (accident, crash, etc.) meeting certain criteria of the DOT agency, a post-accident drug test will be required. In most cases you will then have to take a drug and alcohol test if you are involved in a qualifying crash. Each DOT agency may have specific rules with regards to what is a post-accident test, for example, the FRA requires a blood specimen for drug testing and an alcohol test.

    If you are involved in a qualifying accident, you are required to remain available for this testing and are not permitted to refuse testing.

    Remember: Safety-sensitive employees are obligated by law to submit to and cooperate in drug & alcohol testing mandated by DOT regulations.

    What is DOT follow up drug testing Tolchester, MD?

    DOT follow up testing occurs when an individual has violated the drug and alcohol testing rules. The amount of follow-up testing you receive is determined by a Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) and may continue for up to 5 years. This means the SAP will determine how many times you will be tested (at least 6 times in the first year), for how long, and for what substance (i.e. drugs, alcohol, or both). Your employer is responsible for ensuring that follow-up testing is conducted and completed. Follow up testing is in addition to all other DOT required testing and all follow-up tests will be observed. For more information on the SAP process or to locate a Substance Abuse Professional in Tolchester, MD simply call us at (800)221-4291

    To schedule a DOT drug or alcohol test in Tolchester, MD Call (800) 221-4291 or select the Tolchester, MD DOT Drug Testing Location Near You

    514 WASHINGTON AVE, STE 4 9.2 miles

    514 WASHINGTON AVE, STE 4
    CHESTERTOWN, MD 21620
    Categories: CHESTERTOWN MD

    1730 Merritt Blvd Choice One UC Baltimore 13.9 miles

    1730 Merritt Blvd Choice One UC Baltimore
    Baltimore, MD 21222
    Categories: Baltimore MD

    1576 MERRITT BLVD STE 2 14.6 miles

    1576 MERRITT BLVD STE 2
    BALTIMORE, MD 21222
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    1576 MERRITT BLVD STE 3 14.6 miles

    1576 MERRITT BLVD STE 3
    DUNDALK, MD 21222
    Categories: DUNDALK MD

    9114 PHILADELPHIA RD STE 108 15.2 miles

    9114 PHILADELPHIA RD STE 108
    BALTIMORE, MD 21237
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    9110 Philadelphia Rd Ste 212, 15.3 miles

    9110 Philadelphia Rd Ste 212,
    Baltimore, MD 21237
    Categories: Baltimore MD

    6820 HOSPITAL DR, STE 201 15.3 miles

    6820 HOSPITAL DR, STE 201
    BALTIMORE, MD 21237
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    8101 PULASKI HWY STE H 16.0 miles

    8101 PULASKI HWY STE H
    BALTIMORE, MD 21237
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    1833 PORTAL ST 16.2 miles

    1833 PORTAL ST
    BALTIMORE, MD 21224
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    2120 EMMORTON PARK RD Ste E 16.5 miles

    2120 EMMORTON PARK RD Ste E
    EDGEWOOD, MD 21040
    Categories: EDGEWOOD MD

    3708 MOUNTAIN RD 16.7 miles

    3708 MOUNTAIN RD
    PASADENA, MD 21122
    Categories: PASADENA MD

    2112 DIDONATO DR, STE F 17.1 miles

    2112 DIDONATO DR, STE F
    CHESTER, MD 21619
    Categories: CHESTER MD

    1202 ALDER SHOT CT 17.3 miles

    1202 ALDER SHOT CT
    ABINGDON, MD 21009
    Categories: ABINGDON MD

    1667 Homewood Landing Rd 17.5 miles

    1667 Homewood Landing Rd
    Annapolis, MD 21409
    Categories: Annapolis MD

    ONSITE ONLY 17.7 miles

    ONSITE ONLY
    ANNAPOLIS, MD 21409
    Categories: ANNAPOLIS MD

    1200 BRASS MILL RD STE C 17.7 miles

    1200 BRASS MILL RD STE C
    BELCAMP, MD 21017
    Categories: BELCAMP MD

    1321 RIVERSIDE PKWY STE A-2 17.9 miles

    1321 RIVERSIDE PKWY STE A-2
    BELCAMP, MD 21017
    Categories: BELCAMP MD

    3600 ODONNELL ST STE 170 18.0 miles

    3600 ODONNELL ST STE 170
    BALTIMORE, MD 21224
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    1501 S CLINTON ST 11 FL 18.1 miles

    1501 S CLINTON ST 11 FL
    BALTIMORE, MD 21224
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    537 RITCHIE HWY STE 2G 19.1 miles

    537 RITCHIE HWY STE 2G
    SEVERNA PARK, MD 21146
    Categories: SEVERNA PARK MD

    125 SHOREWAY DR 19.7 miles

    125 SHOREWAY DR
    QUEENSTOWN, MD 21658
    Categories: QUEENSTOWN MD

    2021A EMMORTON RD STE 122 19.9 miles

    2021A EMMORTON RD STE 122
    BEL AIR, MD 21015
    Categories: BEL AIR MD

    726 LIGHT ST 20.4 miles

    726 LIGHT ST
    BALTIMORE, MD 21230
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    5 CHESTER PLZ 20.5 miles

    5 CHESTER PLZ
    CHESTER, MD 21619
    Categories: CHESTER MD

    100 S CHARLES ST STE 150 20.6 miles

    100 S CHARLES ST STE 150
    BALTIMORE, MD 21201
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    200 N PHILADELPHIA BLVD STE A 20.7 miles

    200 N PHILADELPHIA BLVD STE A
    ABERDEEN, MD 21001
    Categories: ABERDEEN MD

    200 Hospital Dr Ste 103, 21.1 miles

    200 Hospital Dr Ste 103,
    Glen Burnie, MD 21061
    Categories: Glen Burnie MD

    802 Cromwell Park Dr STE H-Cromwell Business Park 21.2 miles

    802 Cromwell Park Dr STE H-Cromwell Business Park
    Glen Burnie, MD 21061
    Categories: Glen Burnie MD

    2901 SAINT PAUL ST 21.3 miles

    2901 SAINT PAUL ST
    BALTIMORE, MD 21218
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    620 W MacPhail Rd Ste 103, 21.6 miles

    620 W MacPhail Rd Ste 103,
    Bel Air, MD 21014
    Categories: Bel Air MD

    1812 BOLTON ST APT 3 21.7 miles

    1812 BOLTON ST APT 3
    BALTIMORE, MD 21217
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    811 CROMWELL PARK DR STE 104 21.8 miles

    811 CROMWELL PARK DR STE 104
    GLEN BURNIE, MD 21061
    Categories: GLEN BURNIE MD

    808 LANDMARK DR STE 116 22.1 miles

    808 LANDMARK DR STE 116
    GLEN BURNIE, MD 21061
    Categories: GLEN BURNIE MD

    8600 LASALLE RD YORK BUILDING, STE 515 22.2 miles

    8600 LASALLE RD YORK BUILDING, STE 515
    TOWSON, MD 21286
    Categories: TOWSON MD

    408 HEADQUARTERS DR STE 3-B 22.3 miles

    408 HEADQUARTERS DR STE 3-B
    MILLERSVILLE, MD 21108
    Categories: MILLERSVILLE MD

    2701 W PATAPSCO AVE STE 225 22.3 miles

    2701 W PATAPSCO AVE STE 225
    BALTIMORE, MD 21230
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    820 Bestgate Rd, 22.4 miles

    820 Bestgate Rd,
    Annapolis, MD 21401
    Categories: Annapolis MD

    7801 YORK RD STE 360 22.8 miles

    7801 YORK RD STE 360
    TOWSON, MD 21204
    Categories: TOWSON MD

    1650 UNION AVE 22.8 miles

    1650 UNION AVE
    BALTIMORE, MD 21211
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    4419 FALLS RD STE D 23.0 miles

    4419 FALLS RD STE D
    BALTIMORE, MD 21211
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    1419 FOREST DR STE 104 23.0 miles

    1419 FOREST DR STE 104
    ANNAPOLIS, MD 21403
    Categories: ANNAPOLIS MD

    1220A E JOPPA RD STE 109 23.0 miles

    1220A E JOPPA RD STE 109
    TOWSON, MD 21286
    Categories: TOWSON MD

    701 DIGITAL DRIVE STE L 23.2 miles

    701 DIGITAL DRIVE STE L
    LINTHICUM HEIGHTS, MD 21090
    Categories: LINTHICUM HEIGHTS MD

    251 LEWIS LANE, STE 304 23.7 miles

    251 LEWIS LANE, STE 304
    HAVRE DE GRACE, MD 21078
    Categories: HAVRE DE GRACE MD

    1419 KNECHT AVE 24.0 miles

    1419 KNECHT AVE
    BALTIMORE, MD 21227
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    4807 BENSON AVE 24.1 miles

    4807 BENSON AVE
    BALTIMORE, MD 21227
    Categories: BALTIMORE MD

    1205 York Rd Ste 15a, 24.1 miles

    1205 York Rd Ste 15a,
    Lutherville, MD 21093
    Categories: Lutherville MD

    2661 RIVA RD BLDG 600 SUITE 610 24.2 miles

    2661 RIVA RD BLDG 600 SUITE 610
    ANNAPOLIS, MD 21401
    Categories: ANNAPOLIS MD

    2300 Garrison Blvd Ste 206, 24.3 miles

    2300 Garrison Blvd Ste 206,
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    Categories: Baltimore MD

    5822 OAKLAND RD 24.3 miles

    5822 OAKLAND RD
    HALETHORPE, MD 21227
    Categories: HALETHORPE MD

    1407 YORK RD STE 311 24.4 miles

    1407 YORK RD STE 311
    LUTHERVILLE, MD 21093
    Categories: LUTHERVILLE MD

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Show Regional Data

Population (female): 170

Median Age: 61.4 years

Median Rent:

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in Tolchester: 90.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Sex Offenders:

Land Area:

Races:
      White alone - 310 - 94.2%
      Black alone - 12 - 3.6%
      Two or more races - 3 - 0.9%
      Hispanic - 3 - 0.9%
      Asian alone - 1 - 0.3%