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FMCSA’s Certified Medical Examiner Mandate to Start on May 21, 2014

May 15, 2014

Beginning on May 21, 2014, FMCSA will start requiring that interstate commercial motor vehicle drivers obtain their medical examinations from a certified medical examiner.  FMCSA believes that this requirement will help to improve highway safety and to reduce the number of highway accidents.

In this video, McNees Transportation attorney Jim Franklin explains this new requirement and what it means for the transportation industry.