Dr. Fletcher has devoted his entire 35+-year career to making the nation’s highways safer, with particular regard to Interstate Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers certified to drive by the Department of Transportation.
This has resulted in Dr. Fletcher being one of the most sought-after expert witnesses in the United States with regard to providing opinions concerning medical driver fitness in relation to accident scenarios.
State and federal regulations and industry standards play a big role in any litigation involving a commercial motor vehicle. The increasing complexity of truck and bus accident litigation requires a medical expert who thoroughly understands medical fitness of drivers along with an intimate knowledge of US Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulations.
- Driver Medical Fitness Assessment
- Medical Review
- Driver Qualification File
- Substance Abuse
Why Dr. Fletcher?
As a licensed, certified Medical Examiner and who is a member of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) National Registry (NCRME), Dr. David Fletcher provides a unique level of expertise for your trucking and bus accident case.
Dr. Fletcher has been on the front lines of commercial vehicle driver medical fitness since 1995 when he developed the first national DOT medical certification training program for physicians at the American Occupational Health Conference (AOHC) in Las Vegas, sponsored by the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM). Dr. Fletcher has a thorough understanding of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulations and how they apply to driver fitness.