Owner Operator

     Consortium

LWD Owner Operator Consortium has been designed for the Independent Owner Operator who is required by State and/or Federal Motor Carrier Agencies to join a consortium for random drug and alcohol testing. If you hold a Commercial Driver's License and operate a commercial vehicle as defined below, you are required to comply.  
 
To qualify to join the LWD Consortium, you must:
 
  • Be an Independent Owner Operator


  • Have a current Commercial Driver's License (CDL)


  • Have no unresolved violations under D.O.T.'s Drug and Alcohol Regulations 49 CFR Part 382 & 40

  • Operate a commercial motor vehicle or combination of motor vehicles used in commerce to transport passengers or property in the motor vehicle:

    1. Has a gross combination weight rating of 26,001 or more pounds inclusive of a towed unit with a gross vehicle weight rating of more than 10,000 pounds; or

     
    2. Has gross vehicle weight rating of 26,001 or more pounds.  

 
Enrollment Fee Includes:
 
  • Drug & Alcohol Enrollment Kit (includes overview of D.O.T. Drug Testing regulations, policy, chain of custody forms, Enrollment Certificate wallet size Consortium ID and more).

  • Free extra copy of Enrollment Certificate for Broker or Employer

  • Semi-Annual & Annual Statistical Reports Required by CHP/BIT Inspector and D.O.T. Auditors

  • All Random Drug and Alcohol Tests for calendar year. (There is no charge each time you are selected for a random test. Under a random program, you may be tested once, none, or four times in one calendar year.) Your LWD enrollment fee covers ALL of your random test fees.

  • A laboratory certified by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration as required by the D.O.T. regulations.

  • A Medical Review Officer as required by the D.O.T. regulations.

  • Conveniently located collection/testing clinic within a ten (10) mile radius of your home or terminal.

  • Compliance and notification of required reports to the CHP under California Vehicle Codes Sec. 2 Section 34501, and Sec. 3 Section 34520

 

DON'T WAIT FOR THE D.O.T. OR HIGHWAY PATROL TO INSPECT YOU.
PENALTIES WILL BE ASSESSED. CALL LWD TO ENROLL AT (626) 813-1086.