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Apr 25, 2015

Companies That don't respect women drivers

I have been in trucking for about 10 years and I have found that 2 of the 3 companies that I have worked for always treat men better than the women. This

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Apr 23, 2015

Dazed and Confused II

Hello, everyone. I shared part of my story once before , it the trouble now is I am much more confused then I was before. I have been with my OTR boyfriend

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Apr 23, 2015

How I got over.

I graduated truck school and passed bmv testing to get my cal license. I love trucking, traveling, and meeting other lady drivers. I'm finding out in

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Apr 23, 2015

full throttle trans looking for teams

Full throttle trans inc looking for teams for refrigerated loads west coast to east coast. Pay is grate new equipment Solos 38cents to start teams get

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Apr 23, 2015

Journalist looking to speak with a few truckers about their experiences

Hi all! I am a journalist for a major online publication, and I'm collecting stories about the most interesting/craziest experiences you've had on the

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Apr 23, 2015

how long can my company keep me sitting for a load

I want to quit my job How long must I legally seit before my companyg ets me a load

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Apr 23, 2015

Need a job badly i am a felon

My name is Brian Malone i am 31 years old i have a daughter that is 4 years old, i have been trying to find work for the past year with out any luck, besides

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Apr 20, 2015

My husband is a nationwide driver and does not want to get a local driver job is he cheating

My hubby is truck driver drives 48 states and we have 2 young kids 3/4 y.o and is very difficult for me to do everything on my own but he refuses to get

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Apr 18, 2015

Can I still drive without a drivers license?

I was wondering if i can still drive the semi without having my driver license.

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Apr 18, 2015

do companies pull your prescription records when hiring?

I am completely clean and not worried about a drug test but I have taken elavil a few months ago when I was waiting too much Alex Jones and couldn't sleep.

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Apr 18, 2015

Owner operator with Werner

I'm a owner operator buying my truck thru Werner.the first 6 months was OK but this last year and a half has been pretty bad.i don't get enough miles to

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Apr 16, 2015

want to know if Trans Am does UA or hair folicle test

I've just got my CDL and was thinking about going to work for TransAm and wanted to knw if they do hair or an UA for preemployment testing?

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Apr 16, 2015

Will anybody hire you after a roll over?

I was trying to go around a slow vehicle on the interstate and two cars ran into my blind spot as I was going around. I tried to escape without a accident

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Apr 16, 2015

What if the employer will not pay you for your last day of work

I work for this company and they would not go by the CDL laws so I quit now they will not pay for what they owe me

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Apr 16, 2015

Worried Trucker Wife

My husband is a truck drive for Fed-Ex Ground and, I have not heard from him, for over 12 weeks . I am so worried something has happened to him. I will

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Apr 13, 2015

Life with 3 kids under 3 and trucker who is gone 4 weeks or longer

Stressful. I have 3 kids and only help on nights. My kids are 2 1/2 1 yr and 3 months old. I wake up all hours of the night worrying about my kids and

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Apr 11, 2015

9-year old violation, will that prevent me from getting a job?

I have a stable(non-driving) work history and a clean driving record except for a 9-year old violation for dozing off. I want to work for Schneider, but

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Apr 11, 2015

happy trucker to be wife in november

Interesting site, Getting married to my long haul truck driver fiance. Been together a long time, am used to him being gone two weeks and then back two

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Apr 10, 2015

Rider on probation

can I have a passenger on my truck if they are probation and is a felony ? You

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Apr 10, 2015

Headache Rack and flatbed equipment

2 door Headache Rack in near mint condition with 10 chains and binders 3 tarps 14 load straps.

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Apr 09, 2015

happy trucker to be wife in november

Interesting site, Getting married to my long haul truck driver fiance. Been together a long time, am used to him being gone two weeks and then back two

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Apr 08, 2015

whst trucking companies allow passengers or riders

please let me know what trucking companies allow a wife to ride along. I have not been able so far to find a truck company that allows a passenger yet

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Apr 08, 2015

my license was suspended for not showing up for court can i still get cdl paid training

License were suspended in 2011 i just got em back in 2015 but they were only suspended for unpaid tickets can i still get into a paid cdl traing program

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Apr 08, 2015

What will prevent me from getting my cdl licence

What will prevent me from getting my cdl licence

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Apr 07, 2015

Life of a trucker's wife in Pa

It gets hard at times. You feel like you are on you own but you are really not. If you have a good man and a relationship built on the portal trust of

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Apr 07, 2015

He's my world

After almost 20 years together... joined at the hip, I'm now lucky to see him every two to three months I'm blessed, because he's only doing this so

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Apr 07, 2015

Female Driver Seeking an Opportunity

Hello, I am 44 years old, non-smoker, no drugs ever, dependable and hard worker. I have a clean CDL A with NPTS endorsements. I have a current medical

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Apr 07, 2015

do i need a medical card to drive trucks at 62 with a class A cdl in Texas

do i need a medical card to drive trucks at 62 with a class A cdl in Texas

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Apr 07, 2015

how long will it take to lift a disqualificaton for cdl on my licensce once i complete dot substance abuse sessions?

Attending substance abuse class for failing a drug test in 2006

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Apr 05, 2015

Owner Operator for Oakley

I have over 12 years experience both as a company driver and an owner operator. I was called to active duty from the national guard in 2003 to fight in

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