What is a dl51?

DL 51, Medical Examination Report fo commercial Driver Fitness Determination. Page 1. 49 CFR 391.41 PhysiCal QualiFiCations FoR DRiveRs — the DRiveR’s Role. Responsibilities, work schedules, physical and emotional demands, and lifestyles among commercial drivers vary by the type of driving that they do.

What is a MCSA 5876?

If the Medical Examiner determines that the driver examined is physically qualified to drive a commercial motor vehicle in accordance with the physical qualification standards, the Medical Examiner will complete and provide the driver with a Medical Examiner’s Certificate (MEC), Form MCSA-5876.

What happens if you let your DOT medical card expire in California?

If the certificate expires, though, you may have to retest or reinstate your license and there may be costs involved in that process. Once you pass your medical exam and file it with the state, you should keep the original copy with you for at least 10 days whenever you drive.

How do I become a FMCSA medical examiner?

To become a certified Medical Examiner, you must: Be licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with applicable State laws and regulations to perform physical examinations. FMCSA will verify this information with your state licensing board. First complete the required training to begin the process.