During the Ask A Lawyer Event at the Great American Trucking show, drivers sent in questions in advance. This was a question about drug test refusal.
Here is the Questions: James went for a drug test but he was unable to provide enough of a specimen for the test. He was told he had to drink water and take another test. During this time he saw his car being towed away and went outside for a moment. He was fired for “Drug Testing Refusal” , Is it legal?
REAL Women in Trucking had their 1st exhibit booth at the Great American Truck Show August 24-26, 2017 and presented at the GATS Center Stage, the Lady Trucker Discussion Panel Craig Ackermann Esq. , founder of the law firm Ackermann & Tilajef,P.C and Attorney Paul Taylor of Truckers Justice Center. sponsored both events.
Expert attorneys on hand included Paul Taylor and Peter Lavoie from Minnesota-based Truckers Justice Center and Steve Arenson from the New York City-based Arenson, Dittmar & Karman firm. They addressed driver inquiries on a variety of topics, including sexual harassment, employment labor, lease violations, DAC reporters, misclassified drivers, and more.
Watch the entire video series for RWIT- GATS 2017
Read more about the Event in full “Ask A Lawyer Event comes to GATS”