Department of Transportation (DOT) Testing
Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Drivers are required by the U.S. Department of Transportation, to obtain physical examinations and a medical examiner’s certificate from a certified medical examiner listed on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (National Registry).
CMV Drivers must complete the following criteria:
-Complete certain training concerning FMCSA's (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) physical qualification standards,
-Pass a test to verify an understanding of those standards,
-Maintain and demonstrate competence through periodic training and testing.