3 Enhanced Drug Test Panel What Are The Changes?Enhanced Drug Test PanelEffective Oct. 1stTesting for Ecstasy and it’s chemical analogs (MDMA; MDA and MDEA) .Part of the Amphetamine test panel.Lower cutoffs for marijuana, cocaine and amphetamines
4 49 CFR 40 Changes (Con’t) Old Drug Testing Cutoff Levels New Drug Testing Cutoff LevelsDrugng/mlMarijuana50Cocaine150Opiate2000Phencyclidine (PCP)25Amphetamines500Drugng/mlMarijuana15Cocaine100OpiatesMorphine2000Codeine6-acetylmorphine10Phencyclidine (PCP)25Amphetamines250Includes Methamphetamine, MDMA, MDA, & MDEA
5 49 CFR 40 Changes (Con’t)Standardized definitions with US Dept of Health and Human Services (HHS)Requires Medical Review Officers (MROs) to be re-qualified every 5 years w/ examEliminated requirement for 12hr MRO continuing education that occurred every 3 years
6 Old CCFs good until Sept. 30, 2011 Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (CCF) Technical Amendment
8 Random Testing Employer must meet 50% annual testing requirement All personnel filling “Safety-Sensitive Positions” must be eligible for selection each time.Random tests must be spread out evenly throughout the year.Statistically Based method – not names in a hat or Kleenex box!
9 Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Marine Employer shall provide drug abuse education/training for employee in safety sensitive position.Display informational material.Display Hotline Number.Display Company Drug and Alcohol Policy.Supervisors must receive 60 minutes of Supervisor training.
10 Serious Marine Incident Testing Testing required after a casualty resulting in:1. Death2. Injury needing medical treatment beyond first aid3. Damage in excess of $100,0004. Actual /constructive total loss of any vessel subject to inspection5. Actual /constructive total loss of any self-propelled vessel, not subject to inspection, of 100 gross tons or more6. 10,000 gallons oil spill or more7. Hazmat spill of a reportable quantity
11 Serious Marine Incident Testing (Con’t) Must test all persons directly involvedAlcohol testing to be completed within 2 hoursDrug testing within 32 hours after occurrenceUse form CG 2692 & 2692-B
12 Management Information System (MIS) Report Required of all marine employers.Submit to:Robert SchoeningDrug & Alcohol Program ManagerDue by March 15, 20--