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How I got my foot in the door when I couldn't get a job the normal way 
Well, I've read all comments. I hate to say it but there's no hope for us felons. Now days it's all about who you know and of course money talks. When …

Feedback about driving for Sun State Trucking LLC. 
Any one out there know about this company based in Orlando? I think the owner is Robert Singh?

Prime Inc drivers 
Watch out for some of these guys. Prime needs to put cameras in their semi's to watch their drivers.

Free Speech Gets The Finger 
I'm from German decent and recently I bought a small 12 x18 inch German flag for my lock rod pole from flyotr. I was driving down the highway and …

Life living truly on the road? Possible? 
Hi, My question out there to all of you is how can I become completely on the road? I mean in the extent where I have no home...where I am living …

Female Trucking School Graduate 
I just graduated from trucking school ( 90% average) and I am very frustrated! I still don't have my CDL after several attempts. Should I just give up …

Is West Coast Heavy Haul Better Money 
Someone I know has just very suddenly and abruptly sold his house on the East Coast because he is moving to the WEST COAST because he says there is more …

lies of a truck driver 
I am trying to date a long haul truck driver. Its not that hes gone alot, its all the lies... example,, he will send me a picture of the road that he …

Fake Oil Field Recruiters 
I just had someone - claiming tongue-in-cheek to be a recruiter - call offering me a three to four week out, one week home gig in the W. Virginia oil field …

Just Started Stevens Transport follow my journey 
Life as a Trucker at Stevens Transport

What Driver shortage 
There is no such thing as a driver shortage! There is however, a shortage of companies worth driving for.

Trucker's wife needs advice 
Hi I am a trucker's wife whose husband has been gone for 3 months now. He tells me that he was told over the message board that the next time he gets to …

I made it!!! 
I got around all the obstacles they put over my head. I got my C.D.L and a job. Anything and everything is possible in this world!!!

still waiting for a ride 
female with her dog. stuck 128 north trying to get to ta. trying to get home. please help me.

Fraud At Pilot Truck Stops! 
It's In The National News That There Is Major Fraud Going On At Pilot Truck Stops. They Have Been Accused Of Scamming Truck Companies And Drivers On Their …

Truck Driver Survey 
1. What type of radio stations (sports radio, music +type, comedy, talk radio, satellite or normal) do you listen to? 2. What sports do you or your …

Sick Of Brokers!!! Need direct contact with shippers 
As a former driver and now an Operations Manager, I am forced to deal with freight brokers dozens of times everyday and 9 times out of 10 I get an insulting …

Illinois Man Missing Please help!!! 
The Casey, IL Police Dept, is investigating a missing person report. Daniel James "DJ" Roscom white male DOB 05/03/1983 has been missing since March 18, …

if it weren't for trucks and the drivers in them, you'd have nothing. 
I thank and appreciate the men and women who deliver our goods"!! Everything from toilet paper to coffee. Come support our drivers at www.facebook.com/respecttruckd …

looking for PRIME driver .any help? 
HIS NAME IS DANIEL LEVESQUE.....

knew driver needs info 
look im new trucking i just graduated from school and im going to work soon. I went with stevense at first then they gave me a hard time and took back …

on the road again.....is the days of the longhaul over? 
I started driving n 2007 n drove for 2 years. I had to take few years off(wife said it was my turn to stay home with kids). I recently started back up …

Will trucking companies hire someone who is 53 years old? 
I am a laid off factory worker and always dream of being a trucker. Now I am 53 now and wondering if the truck companys would even look at me?

A Louisiana Transportation Company 
I rate it as a 2. This company has broke the bank.(my bank). They tell you of all the different contracts they have and how you can use there load board,the …

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Local and OTR Flatbed Job's now open. 
I have local and OTR flatbed positions open immediately must fill. Information Below. Onsite Carrier for National Steel Company Run Midwest/East Coast …

go dig a ditch driver. i dont feel sorry for you. 
over the road 47 years no tickets. you speed,you get sloppy,you pay.pick tomatoes,stay off the rd.

Letter From my Student 
Mr. Carl, Hey, you want the trucking truth? I'll give it to you straight up why I choose to attend Great Lakes Truck Driving School. After researching …

Truck detailing single mommy just seeking employment 
Hi im a single mother . I worked in Knoxville off watt rd at the truck wash detailing business .lots of u drivers may know me from there. I also was …

Married and driving. 
Hi Crazy trucker, I just got my Class A in March of this year. After much heartache of getting my Class A without going to a school, I finally got a …

Disapprove 
WELL im gone say maybe they did u a favor i hope u found work cus i see from experience if u would've stay there u would have lost everything includin …

I'm 51 and need a new career. Need help choosing a trucking company and training options 
I thought I would post this here also. I'm 51 and need a new career. What is the best company for me. In your opinions. I was accepted by : CR …

2 nd chance truckers listen to the un perfect trucker 
dont give up apply find out what kinda frieght is being hauled your area. Apply for hazmat get a twic card railyard s container companys usually hire …

Have noticed a weird "call sign" on the side of the road with Hubcaps 
On my regular route, I've noticed on the offramp a grouping of hubcaps. Now, we all know that losing a hubcap can happen, but this is different. Not …

A truckers life is a hard one.  
A truckers life is a hard one. The life of a trucker is a hard one. The loneliness, the isolation, the distance from your loved ones, and the …

A truckers life is a hard one. 
A truckers life is a hard one. The life of a trucker is a hard one. The loneliness, the …

Fellow Human 
Dear Fellow Human, You think we're horrible people because we drive big trucks and there are accidents on occasion. What you didn't read is who was …

Scammed by Expediting Trucking Services (Atlanta Ga) 
I need some advice please. I started driving for Jeaune Yarde the owner of Expediting Trucking Services in Atlanta Ga. At the beginning this guy seemed …

Just an old timer Truck Driver retired now 
The life of the open road best metal polish made in American MIKESMEANGREEN METAL POLISH we make a long …

On the road with the wife for the first time. 
Love the site - out with the wife for the first time, she's set up a blog for those interested - pass it along. http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/ …

Full of promise or full of crap? 
I am currently seeking a trucking company that will offer not only training and employment, but also the opportunity top lease a truck upon graduation …

Old School Trucker about to get back out on the road, updates coming 
I am old school back in the 80's I cant get over what you made back then is still the same as Now Low Paying Freight High Fuel it's Crazy !!!!!!!!! More …

Load boards? Moblie apps?  
Hello! I am new to the industry, working out of the home for my husband while he is on the road. I am looking for any advice on load boards or platforms …

3/3/12. Hit and run by white semi rig on I69 
I am trying to find out if there is any way possible to search for a semi that struck me while I was stopped in the median on I69 south of Muncie, In. …

courtesy and respect to others in the industry 
trucking is not like it used to be i remember when i started in 99 people still helped back then and we were still dominant in the mans world 0f trucking. …

Is Becoming a Trucker Right for Me? 
First of all, hello. I'm new here, but I've been lurking for a little while. I know that no one can tell me 100% yes or no, but I was hoping I could …

Abandonment on my DAC Report 
I need some advice. The company I was working for put an abandonment prematurely on my DAC report supposedly. They said if I turned the truck in which …

Only Have a Professional Prepare Your Taxes 
Don't be pennywise and dollar foolish!. Check with other truckers on who they have prepare their income taxes. Check the tax practitioners credentials …

Per Diem Tax Deductions For Truckers  
Truckers should keep good records, including receipts, of all overnight traveling away from home. Even if you stay in your sleeper, you are allowed the …

DAC Report Abuse - Has anyone experienced the same things mentioned here 
I have recently been released by one of the largest truck training companies (White trucks, 62 mph trucks)ha ha. I have nearly 50,000 miles OTR with NO …

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a man need help 
I have 7 points on my Lic. No one going to hire me i had mad state trooper. i was speeding that's all he gave me aggressive follow to closely the agressive …

How is the new 'No Hand Held-Cell' rule working for you? 
Is it impacting your business? Do you have to pull into a truck stop to make a call or check in with the office? Or do most of you already have 'Hands …

Thank You Truck Drivers!!!!! 
Hello- I want to open this post by saying thank you for all of your hard work & sacrifice that all of you do for us on a daily basis. I drove OTR …

getting licensed after suspension  
Ok here it is... my driving license was suspended when I was 19 due to no job and car I didn't reinstate. For 10 years now that I have them back can …

2008 Used Mazda 3 For Sale 
Used Mazda 3 for sale in Newport news, Virginia by dealer at MotorExpress.net. Find More www.motorexpress.net/usedcarsforsale/usedcars.php Manufacturer:-Mazda …

Totally disgusted! 
I and my other half are OTR truckers. All in all we enjoy our work and seeing more of the country then most people. But I have come to a point where I …

Campaign for truckers to help bring missing Holly Bobo home 
Hi Everyone, Holly Bobo is a 20-year-old young woman who was abducted from outside her Darden, Tennessee home. She's been missing three months. …

I'm sad. live in Md licensed in Tx. Plus a 2010 accident on my record. if i relocate can i get a trucking job? 
Hello everyone., I'm from Maryland and I've got my class a Cdl drivers license that I took on Texas this march of 2011, the reason why Ive got this it …

Detroit Driver ticketed arrested for driving on suspended license. Can I get a trucking job 
I've recently been thinking about getting my cdl in Michigan. My dilemma is that I've gotten caught up in the drivers responsibility web and unbenounced …

Misconceptions of a Truck Driving Job 
We have all heard the saying “He’s got a mouth like a truck driver”. Growing up we hear many things that steer us away or towards different jobs in life. …

Looking for a ride 
Hello I am trying to find a ride from Dallas Oregon area to Sidney Montana. I do have a CDL-A can drive some . I need to get to my new job on a ranch where …

Swift Transportation Accused of Shortpaying Truckers 
Hagens Berman has filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of all employee truck drivers against trucking company Swift Transportation. The lawsuit seeks …

Looking for help. Need truck driver immediately. 
Hi everyone, first of all this site is wonderful and very helpful. My father, who has been a trucker his entire life, recently suffered a massive heart …

help/advice-southesat bound drivers 
My son is in Amarillo, TX Petro on I40since Saturday morning with 2 bags trying to get home to South Carolina to start a new life. 6’2” white male multiple …

Shady to say least. For your Info. 
I recently ran across a trucking company who isn't very up to par,with standards. They have a poor MC/DOT rating which hurts them bad. Treatment of …

Owner Operators Survive? 
I've been a O/O for 25yrs. I'm doing well. The question that always arises after any economic downturn is, will owner-operators survive? Those still …

Highway Angels 
When the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) receives driver nominations for its Highway Angels program, the stories frequently involve heroic deeds, …

PTL 
I am a OTR Driver with 10+ years experience without any accidents or tickets(knock on wood!) But in May of 2003 I made a very grave mistake and was convicted …

Trooper Story 
A cool Ohio State Trooper story. It all started one night heading to Millwood, WV. from Romulus, MI. I received my late start on the run as usual …

american trucker 
http://americantrucker2010.wordpress.com/american-trucker-book-part-1/ http://americantrucker2010.wordpress.com/about/ try these sites. thanks …

A helpful phone number to remember... 
I just wanted to pass on a helpful phone number to all drivers. I use it when broke down, looking for a physical address, call ahead and order pizza, …

Should Body Mass Index Be Enforced In The Trucking Industry? 
Should Body Mass Index Be Enforced In The Trucking Industry? Posted by Carl Smith (American Trucker) on 21 January 2010, 10:41 am There is always a …

Should there be a National Trucker Day? 
Just take one day out of the year have national trucker day. Lets say it is October 19th. An spread it around.

Pro's N Con's of Trucking Part 2 
Finally, you’ve all heard or read about the money you can make in trucking. Many times these figures will be exaggerated. However, overall, the potential …

Unskilled Drivers? 
Maneuvering an 18-wheeler through the city streets of Chicago, Detroit or one of the colonial-time cities of New England can test the patience of the …

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my jake brake a cruise control went out at the same time 
my Jake and cruise control both went out on my 1997 freightliner can any one tell me what the problem might be

States looking for increasing their revenue, truckers beware 
I've been hearing rumblings thru a lot of different channels. But seeing it makes it real. I'm seeing smokies sitting with radar all over the place. The …

Judge Orders Prime to Reinstate Driver and Pay Her More Than $150,000 For Illegal Firing. 
In a decision issued on March 15, 2010, Department of Labor Judge Daniel Leland ruled that New Prime, Inc. (also known as "Prime") illegally fired Cynthia …

Stuck it out at Palmentere in Kansas City 
Glad I Stuck It Out!!! I'm currently with PBC and REALLY like the new changes. They had a bad safety rating and hired the safety director that ran Knight's …

getting experience after CDL training 
Im confused. say's u need to b driving a year after graduating from cdl. ok how and were can u get to drive a year to get it under ur belt.?Thanks Sara …

Life As A Trucker - No Turkey This Thanksgiving 
(I ate a Taco... and it was good! :-) Still hadn't made it to the home front for thanksgiving! (LOL of course I know it was yesterday) So, I am only …

I love truckers 
Have always love truckers right from kid. I grew up around the nice ones and would like to meet a nice looking straight trucker that knows the worth of …

Driving record questions 
Just had a quick question on my driving record, I used to live in Michigan and had some things on it such as driving with no insurance and a few speeding …

Damn yard maneuvers 
UGH.....I'm so damn frustrated.....I went into friggen trucking school not even knowing how to drive a stick...i friggen passed my driving test and failed …

Give me a chance-A CONVICTED FELON 
I went to CDL school thinking I could get a job as a trucker, not found out I can't while on probation and it has to be at least 5 years old!!!!!! Thats …

HAND GUNS ON THE ROAD 
What is the general feeling about drivers, who have valid permits. carring thier hand guns on the road with them. I am a firm believer in the 2nd amendment …

freetime 
How much on average freetime do you have per day? I have a dog I wanna take with me and I wanna make sure she and I get enough exersize.Do you just basically …

Here we go! Jimmy's post reminded me of something very important 
The yearly inspections starts tomorrow. June 2-4 72hr crackdown Thanks Jimmy.

I like your site but it can maybe look better 
Hey hows it going Ive checked out your site and have read it from time to time I used to drive big truck for about 8 years and got burned out.anyhow I …

truckers are getting sick 
In the last 2 weeks I have heard three drivers talking about how sick they were. 1 truckers called in to a talk show on a separate occasion another …

I got DOT Inspected again today April 09 
Got Level 2 DOT inspection at the Alabama westbound scales. There was a tire on the trailer that I should have noticed this morning when I pre tripped …

Is now the right time to get into Trucking? 
If you are a male or female or a husband and wife and thinking about trucking as a new career, just listen up. I want to give you some advice. I don't …

CRST hiring. 
Was browsing the web today, Feb 11,09 and noticed on MYFOXLA.COM a story about CRST,Cedar Rapids, Ia hiring. They had a reporter at a hiring center near …

Winter driving adventures 
My winter driving adventures yesterday had to be one of the most interesting and scary days of my driving career. I only wish I had blank film to record, …

What do you think about the chat feature of lifeasatrucker.com 
Has anyone tried the chat. I will try to jump in tomorrow (Wed Jan 28) at around 9ish. Hope to see you there. Chat

Global Warming In North Carolina Today 
LOL this picture was sent to me by US Express driver ladyfreethrow. Looks like the effects of global warming is everywhere! Bedtime.

Hoover Dam bypass update 
If you run west On I40 through Arizona, as you know, there is a detour around Hoover Dam if your trip takes you through Las Vegas. Since 9/11, no trucks …

Trucking Industry Pay 
Hey everyone, this is Jimmy with a question. I suppose you could say it's food for thought re: pay in the trucking industry. For company drivers and O/O's. …

How much does food cost you on the road for 2 weeks? Here is what I will spend . . . 
It's no better time to try and save as much as possible over the road. This is what I got at Wal-mart the other day, with the exception of about 10 more …

Sounds like washington DC has been to Lifeasatrucker.com reading for tips 
The latest actions of DC to create the illusion of being responsible more responsible about the next bailout money distribution makes it sound like they …

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Is this the right career? 
Well long story short I'm coming up on my 21st birthday and noticed that to do Truck driving on the interstate (cross country and whatnot) you have to …

Just a quick hello, then it's back to trucking, hope everyone has a great day, and thanks for being here! 
Hello everyone, Bye everyone, Got to get back to work! Will holla at you later, stay positive. And thanks everyone for hanging around and …

Minnesota driving schools will force new drivers to learn how to drive with trucks 
I hope this spread across the country like wild flowers. I never could understand why this wasn't being done, it seemed like common sense to me after …

It's a reality check for me about how the economy is effecting trucking 
Schneider stops hiring new drivers, experienced drivers only I still feel though, that trucking is a great career. However the companies who would …

Dealing with the shop 
Here's a couple tips for dealing with the shop. Any decent size trucking co. will have their own shop. It is a necessity to keep costs under control. Any …

Who is driving those other trucks? 
Do you ever wonder who is in those other trucks that you see running down the interstate, or when walking to the restaurant? Is it a husband/wife team …

The worst state to drive in 
Depends what you mean by worst. Road conditions or police agencys? I'm not a big fan of Pennsylvania. Always seems to be construction. Ohio and Illinois …

What can co.s do to increase driver retention? 
As I see it, companies have done a lot to appease the driver, but more can be done. Lets look at the trucking business. They haul customers products from …

Getting out of the truck 
I get in moods. I don't get out of the truck enough. Yous guys know what I do most of the time my truck is not moving, I am doing it right now, working …

Improving the industry 
Lets start with the improvements that have been made. First off the trucks are so much improved from the 60's and 70's. Remember cab overs? 36in sleepers …

Why do truckers have a negative reputation 
You mean you don't know? Figure it out. They are way too big, way too slow, way too noisy, many are way too ugly, there's way too many of 'em, they bear …

Relaxing at the end of the day 
I always liked long runs, coast to coast is best, then anything that's long. If i leave the Jersey coast and have 4 days to deliver in Calif, i know i …

Five most important tips for drivers 
Hey everyone, this is Jimmy with my five most important tips for drivers. 1. Manage your time. Plain and simple. Understand that there are only 24 …

This is a question I always ask truckers but I can never get an answer. 
So the other day, I was going about 63 in a 65 for about 3 miles behind a another trucker. He of course was in the 2nd lane from the right. We were …

C.R. England - Is it a good trucking company 
Chris wants to know if C.R. England is a good company to work for? What your experience has been with C.R. England. Any information would be greatly …

Swift Transportation is it a good trucking company to work for 
This is a question that Chris had asked, he want's to know what your experience has been with Swift Transportation. Any information would be greatly …

Werner enterprises - is it a good trucking company? 
is Werner enterprises a good company to work for

What to bring with me to Trucking School 
I am starting trucking school with CRST and am unsure of what to bring with me. I have a rolling duffel bag that I was going to fill with my stuff. I …

About diesel fuel prices 
I WAS LOOKING IN YOUR TRUCKSTOP TAB AND I NOTICED THAT YOU HAD GASBUDDY.COM LISTED TO TRY AND HELP DRIVERS FIND OUT CHEAP FUEL PRICES. WELL I WAS DOING …

HOW COULD THIS HAVE HAPPENED?!?!?!? 
Man found dead in truck that wasn't moved for months!!!!! Who is keeping watch over our drivers??? As a trucker's wife this makes me sick, heartbroken, …

Be Careful if you have to haul loads from Total Quality Logistics (TQL) 
My Husband and I picked up one load last week and were sent to the next stop where we called the broker (TQL) and told then that the shipper was not only …

You really want to be a truck driver? 
Being out here on the road anywhere from 10-21 days at a time takes a lot patience and self-control. It’s not just a job it’s a life style with many trying …

Cargo theft 
As most of you know, I live in Kingman, Az. Someone asked about cargo theft recently and how common it was in this industry. Yesterday on the news, I heard …

I'm in Dallas Tx and neet to rent a flat bed trailer Not rated yet
I'm an Owner operator looking for a flatbed trailer to rent, if somebody can help me with this please call or text 469-475-3544. Thanks. Need one for …

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Hiring Company OTR Dry van Drivers Not rated yet
Seeking experienced and self driven drivers whom would be open to driving for a independent carrier with direct customer freight contracts, year round…. …

trying to find an old trucker friend Not rated yet
looking for Charles thorne who I shared many good laughs,conversatiions with at the rebel bar/76 ta truckstop in Austintown ohio. last seen about 2000. …

Stranded in Des Moines. need a ride to Lincoln NE Not rated yet
I live in Lincoln Nebraska and I am stranded in Des Moines Iowa. Is there anybody that will help me get home? Call (515)953-9456

Tron's Auto & Towing INC Not rated yet
Trons Auto & Towing is the cheapest towing and complete repair shop around in Florida to take your rig to. To get fixed call today if you are near the …

Stranded in Va Not rated yet
Seen a lot of things over the years. But what I am venting about is that I've been driver of 19 years got 47 job titles under my belt. But what really …

Failed a pre-employment drug screen 4 marijuana Not rated yet
I have been a otr driver for 24 yrs. I have a unblemished driving record no accidents more safety awards than u can shake a stick at and a few times n …

Applying for home loan as trucker Not rated yet
I'm applying for a VA loan and I'm a truck driver they are saying that I can't count per DM that I take as a right off as income. Is there any way …

Should I get the big wide single tires or standard double tires on my truck? Not rated yet
I've been driving 18's ALL my life but I keep seeing these semi's with the BIG single tires all over the vehicle so I FINALLY have to ask. It's been …

Hours of Service Overhaul Not rated yet
If you think that the current hours of service rules need to be replaced with common sense rules that will return some sort of sanity to the industry then …

Average pay for heavy haul rig mover? Not rated yet
What is the average pay to haul oil rigs?

I just want truckin to go back the way it used to be Not rated yet
I am 45 yrs. old and have been truckin since i was 15. i have done everything from straight truck to vans, reefers, double log-trains, tanks, OTR regional …

Truck Drivers, We Need You... Not rated yet
Attention Truck Drivers, we need your help please... I created a Rally for Defend The Constitution Rally 2014 and I need your help to get it off the …

Going Broke, It Used To Be Better Not rated yet
The two things that will get you is all of the taxes and high fuel prices. It was better 20 years ago. I was getting rich then and now I am going broke. …

Heater for reefer unit Not rated yet
Does anyone know of a block or dipstick heater for Kabota engine in a Carrier reefer unit?

Do Not Make Another New Year's Resolution Not rated yet
We get in the habit every year around this time of making resolutions and promises to ourselves about the changes that we are going to make. Studies …

3rd party dispatching service Not rated yet
Is anyone using a 3rd party dispatching service? I would like to start an independent dispatching service, but if there’s no call for it I won’t. …

Get FREE CSA score just by registering today Not rated yet
TruckingHires.com offers you the best trucking job opportunities on the market today. To join, register and submit your application today ­ APPLY NOW and …

Husband and Wife Over the Road Trucking and Blogging Not rated yet
I just wanted to share a blog about what truckers have to go through on the road, so maybe a better light can be shed on what these men and women go through …

Deadly wind and sand storm Not rated yet
Yesterday 1-10 in Az. Was closed down due to a sand storm and accidents. 7 semis and 13 cars. 3 were killed. Ok there were lots of signs saying caution …

Huge tubes in Michigan Not rated yet
What are those things?

Who does safety apply to? Not rated yet
Our safety director told us not to listen to the trucker station on XM radio, HHHHMMMMMM, I wounder why this is. You'll learn more from them than any …

Earl L. Henderson Trucking company Not rated yet
Hey all, i heard from some friends that this company is pretty darn good. I was wondering what anyone else thinks of them? Any input helps!

Lemons Into Lemonade Creates Opportunity For O/O Not rated yet
Im not saying we are perfect, we are rather new but we believe everyone has the right to work. My husband has a record and couldn't get a job, so we started …

Prodispatch will keep you moving Not rated yet
I am a broker / Dispatcher I find loads and work real hard to get you great fuel for your miles there is any empty miles I will keep you loaded and earning …

This driver needs our help.. Please Read!!!!! Not rated yet
Please share this message and link with as many people as possible. A friend and fellow driver O/O was involved in a serious accident over the weekend …

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still waiting for a ride Not rated yet
female with her dog. stuck 128 north trying to get to ta. trying to get home. please help me.

Why is the Las Vegas route always so booked up? Not rated yet
Is it the scenery?

Do the profession proud Not rated yet
Raised by Independent HHG, Mom rode when she could in between raising me. Earned my allowance by lumping HHG and cleaning the Semi. Proceeded to working …

Driving too close ticket causes problems Not rated yet
Never thought this would happen..but after 18 years my spouses first "serious" traffic violation of following to close (not an accident) might as well …

Independent dispatcher with loads Not rated yet
I'm a dispatcher from home looking for driver who have their own authority and don't have time to find loads. I'm not your normal dispatcher, I'm up …

I'm Retired!! Not rated yet
Ladies & Gentlemen, I use that term because,for 98% of you, it applies. I spent 12 years on the road, and, sure, now and then someone was havin' …

National trucking companies Not rated yet
Most people across the globe depend on the market for their food, clothes and other essential things. Freight transportation system is an important requirement …

My experience with Werner Enterprise Not rated yet
I recently saw a video about Werner enterprise and the person talking about Werner had some nice things to say about it. Like me. I worked for Werner for …

Positive random doesn't show on DAC report. What does that mean? Not rated yet
I just received my hireright DAC report.the MRO positive report on my random doesn't show! what does this mean? Even I have attended DOT SAP return …

Need true advice,if that's possible about Werner Orientation Not rated yet
Yes,i have decided to dive in to... The trucking industry!I went to an accredited school to get my license. Here's the question i need to have answered. …

undecided about driving for PTL Not rated yet
Fresh out of school. Got an application for ptl trucking. Has it gotten any better there?

What would your family do if the unexpected happened to you while out on the road? Not rated yet
Have truckers thought what would happen if the unexpected occurred while they were out on the road? Truckers Travelers Insurance takes care of YOU. …

2003 International 9400 day cab wanted for picture shoot Not rated yet
Hey. I am looking for a 2003 International 9400 with a day cab. I only need to use it for a couple of hours....and will just be photographing and taking …

Get out of the "Hammer" Lane  Not rated yet
I am one who leaves for work from Alabama to Northeast Tennessee every Sunday, head back to Alabama every Friday. I have noticed that people driving …

Truckn Software for Tracking Expenses Not rated yet
Just passing on some found information. If you are looking for a good truck driving program to keep your expense reports etc, I got an email that they …

Female Truckers Wanted For Documentary Not rated yet
Female truckers are wanted immediately for casting call to participate in a documentary produced by an award winning Los Angeles based production company. …

Need to get from Sioux Falls, SD to Norther Illinois - Any drivers here going that way? Not rated yet
I am in Sioux Falls South Dakota and i need to get to Northern Illnois. Southern Wisc. would work too. I would like to leave by Thursday the18th or …

Let's talk about freight rates----great site,thanks Not rated yet
Trucking over 47 years,still at it. Truckers the only way you will ever survive in this industry is to let freight sit on the dock,if the rate is too low. …

Trucks for Lease... 2013 freightliner Not rated yet
Looking to expand my leasing business into trucks... Is anybody looking to lease a newer truck ? No credit check... 2 years driving over the road and no …

Going OTR with fiancé Not rated yet
Hello, I was wondering if anyone could give me some advice on what to expect going over the road as a passenger? My fiancé just started OTR driving …

Changing gears Not rated yet
Changing gears What life changes does a person make to become this common house hold name that everyone relates to in one way or another, The Trucker. …

Trucking in Ohio Not rated yet
What Trucking Means in Ohio Commerce Trucking directly impacts every goods-moving industry in Ohio. Trucks transport freight for 19,346 manufacturing …

Hiring Drivers in Ohio Now.. Not rated yet
Attention Driver's: Lorain Ohio, Flatbed Steel Haulers wanted ( 6month- 1yr exp) Needed for steady hauling Mon-Friday. $600.00 - $1,200+ Weekly. OTR …

A letter I recieved Not rated yet
Inspired by our good friend American Trucker (Carl Smith) and all his inspirational teachings and writings. You’re trucking friends around the world. …

Casting Call for Refer Owner Operators. Not rated yet
Seeking Refrigerated Owner Operators for Reality TV Show American Chainsaw Entertainment is a Los Angeles based entertainment company represented by …

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Trucking in SC Not rated yet
What interstate were you on when you did this video? I was born and raised in SC and it looks like a place I know. ____________________________________________ …

I don't understand about the abstract.  Not rated yet
If your abstract is clean why do you have to disclose anything beyond what shows on the abstract ?

vancouver to kelowna run. Thnx Not rated yet
Please provide some info on this route first time i am going to pull trailer on this route.

Thinking out loud about the old days of trucking and now Not rated yet
Ye ole truck driver local an over the road: well let me just say as a ole truck driver it brings back good memories of the good ole days. you young …

Help..Stranded in OK City Not rated yet
Is there anyone coming through or in Oklahoma City headed east towards Atlanta. The guy I was working for has stranded me here. Will not pay me nor assist …

spread the this message!!! Not rated yet
Hey All Truckers. Please help fight to lower these outrageous GAS prices!!! If all truckers,trucking companies,independant truckers please we should all …

flatbed companies that hire felons  Not rated yet
does anyone know of a flatbed company that hires felons regardless of the age & history of the felony? ______________________________________ Answer: …

Saving money, cutting down on emissions Not rated yet
I know there are individual car owners, factories and trucking companies out their that are burning so much petroleum and putting raw fuel into the atmosphere …

Distracted Driving Not rated yet
It is safe to say that if you have to take your eyes off the road, and both hands off the wheel to text--you are a distracted driver and a danger to everyone …

My Nightmare 0f Injustice----True Story Not rated yet
I wish a many day I w0uldn,t have step f00t in JB Hunt in Dallas,plz guys if s0mething g0es wr0ng and y0u g0 t0 another lab and clear y0urself they still …

McLeod Express... Being Audited??? Not rated yet
Man, it is hilarious! Just found out from one of their drivers that Mcleod Express is being audited by DOT! About damn time! She said DOT was coming back …

change engines help Not rated yet
2007 ih isx cummins can i put an n14 in is place what would it take

A project (Book#3) Not rated yet
Hervy,to all driver's and freinds I'm starting to work on newest project and am asking for trucker stories from around world.just short little story …

So I hear all the bad about OTR ...so where is the good? Not rated yet
I have thought about getting back into trucking. I only did it for about a year local and never OTR. However I lived with my father over the road for a …

UK TV Opportunity for truckers - ARE YOU THE WORLD'S TOUGHEST TRUCK DRIVER? Not rated yet
ARE YOU THE WORLD'S TOUGHEST TRUCK DRIVER? DO YOU WANT A CHALLENGE THAT WILL TAKE YOU AROUND THE WORLD? ARE YOU READY TO TAKE ON THE MOST SKILLED …

They Say It Can't Be American Made Not rated yet
Almost four years ago my husband decided to design a toolbox for his truck. He made it, but had problems with the cost of materials. He decided to find …

Loging "make it work" Not rated yet
why does a trucking Co. (RUSH) make its drivers work 127 hrs. out of a 144 hour work week ...then after i was told run it or get FIRED by chris an his …

Up and Comming Not rated yet
Although Malyn is only three years old, big rigs fascinate her. She recognizes the sounds her dad’s Kenworth W9L makes when she hears him coming home. …

Hello Everyone Not rated yet
I've been so busy on the road and working on my third book,that i haven't been on here to respond..Not that i dont read post. Hervy we will catch up …

A warning About McLeod Express Not rated yet
Friends don't let friends drive for Mcleod Express! They are so incompetent when it comes to maintaining their equipment. The shop manager acts like …

Heavy Duty Truck Sales On The Rise Not rated yet
September net orders of heavy-duty Class 8 commercial vehicles increased 37 percent from a year earlier to 15,231 units, according to ACT Research Co. …

Snow Storm Not rated yet
Snow Storm in Atlanta It wasn't a bad day in Carolina; not really bad anyway. A good thing too: I usually check the weather before departing …

Driver Wages Owner Operator Not rated yet
Truck Driver Salaries: Owner Operator Trucking Jobs “You know the difference between a fairy tale and a trucker tale? A fairy tale starts with: ‘once …

Taking Resume's For Drivers Ohio Area. Not rated yet
This a OTR Flat Bed Driver position If you have 6 months experience. Or may train the right person. Send Resume' to below e-mail americantrkr@yahoo.com …

WOW The Stories I Read. Not rated yet
Ladies and Gents. You read my profile on site here you will see I'm a 25yr vet of this industry.And a Educator. With this new CSA2010 coming out I'm …

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trucker wanna be here Not rated yet
I want to be in the trucking industry. It ticks me off tho to see what I see on the road. I see it every day people driving three wide and usually its …

Hello American Trucker Not rated yet
Hey carl its snow trucker (Phil)are you coming up this year to ice roads we miss you up here. I'am in the states now hope to meet up. I'll call you. …

Significant Points Trucking pt 2 Not rated yet
Training, Other Qualifications, and Advancement About this section Drivers who operate trucks with a gross vehicle weight of 26,001 pounds, or …

Significant Points in Trucking pt 1 Not rated yet
Carl Smith (American Trucker) Significant Points * Truck drivers and driver/sales workers comprise …

getting job Not rated yet
Prepare for Interview with Trucking Company Finding a trucking job these days is difficult given the economic situation. With this in mind, you need to …

Cut in Profit Not rated yet
If shippers cut too far into carrier profitability, the chances for the market to shift based on the shaky ground that current providers like YRCW …

Looking For Team Driver's Not rated yet
Looking for a experienced team to operate new Volvo and Reefer Trailer.High miles Long Haul. Contact- Carl americantrkr@yahoo.com send resume/current …

Pro's N Con's of Trucking Part 1 Not rated yet
Guide to the Pros and Cons of Trucking If you’re considering a career in trucking, most likely you are looking at driving long haul, or as it is normally …

Truck lease pt 2 Not rated yet
Find out what’s in the contract — The amount of money that you will make leasing a truck from any company will depend largely on what it costs to operate …

Truck Leasing pt 1 Not rated yet
Carl Smith (American Trucker) Truck Leasing 101 Guide: Is a Lease a Fast Start For Your Trucking Business or a Fast Way to Fail? For some, the pull …

Prayer Not rated yet
A Truckers Prayer Dear God above bless this truck I drive And help me keep someone alive Be my mortal sight this day On streets where little …

Class 8 Trucker Research Not rated yet
Dear all, I am conducting research to assist independent operators of class 8's finance newer and more efficient models. If you are interested in sharing …

What you think about the Dan Rather Report about trucking Not rated yet
Clearly this is a very insightful and informative report. Many of these things is what we warn you about right here on the website and since you …

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