If you were recently hired or are in the process of being hired as a truck driver or any other kind of position with the Department of Transportation, you now have to get DOT medical exams. This medical exam may be making you feel anxious because you may not know what to expect. In this video, they will go through what to expect at a medical exam for DOT.
This medical exam is very important and can ensure that you are qualified to work for the DOT, ensuring you are physically able since this is a very serious company to work for.
The physical exam for DOT is very similar to your annual check up with your doctor. You will have a lot of paperwork to fill out like you would if you were seeing a doctor for the first time. This paperwork will ask for a lot of your personal information, like your full name, address, phone number, any diseases that run in your family, and so much more.
Watch this entire video to learn all about what happens during a DOT physical exam, so you are prepared for yours.