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Apr 17, 2014

haul it all

I haul heavy equipment and just about everything else there is in the patch and love but the patch is crazy for hurry up and wait or your late never no

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Apr 17, 2014

arrested for domestic battery will it effect my commercial license

Domestic battery charged and have a commercial license for semi truck driving will it effect my license

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Apr 12, 2014

Can you drive 18 wheeler with pacemaker & defibrillator

Pacemaker defibrillator can you drive 18 wheeler

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Apr 10, 2014

unmailed fix-it ticket from a year ago.

I received a fix-it ticket during a DOT inspection at a weigh station in New Mexico from a year ago. Forgot to mail in the ticket. What happens? Does

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Apr 10, 2014

Do I Have A Chance at Trucking?

I have a misdemeanor possession of marijuana from 2008 and a felony Arrest for inciting a riot from 2006-2007 of which I was never charged or convicted.

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Apr 09, 2014

"undefined dreams"

My future husband wants me to go to trucking school so that we can be a husband and wife team. I have been thinking about it but i really have a lot of

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Apr 09, 2014

can i buy just a tractor to start out and find plenty of work?

Can i buy just a tractor to start drivin and find people that want their trailers pulled?

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Apr 08, 2014

Can you loose your CDL after an accident in Texas?

I had a flat and lost control in my own personal vehicle hitting a guard rail, there were no other cars involved. How does this affect my CDL in Texas?

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Apr 08, 2014

Average pay for heavy haul rig mover?

What is the average pay to haul oil rigs?

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Apr 05, 2014

Can i have a passenger with me on the truck as soon as i get hired on?

Can I bring a rider with me as soon as I start trucking?

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Apr 03, 2014

does arnold trucking and knight transportation do hair folicle drug testing?

I need some help .. I haven't smoked weed in almost a year but I have read that the THC can stay in your hair for years. For religious reasons I can not

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Apr 01, 2014

driving under influence convictions

I had three DUIs lifetime. The last one was 15 years ago. For insurance purpose will they prevent me from being hired as a truck driver.

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Apr 01, 2014

sleeper berth history

I want to know when the first sleeper berth was made and where it was placed on the tractor

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Mar 31, 2014

Does roadmaster take hair samples?

Does roadmaster school take hair samples?

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Mar 31, 2014

Happy Days Ahead

My husband has been driving for about a year and a half now , we have a great strong relationship with 34 years of marriage and a lot of trust. You seem

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Mar 30, 2014

Trucking companies should issue a warning label to wives!

From me & my kids point of view there are no positive attitude to have! First of all, when my husband started this adventure about a year ago, me & the

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Mar 30, 2014

finding my son's father

My name is Sandra Goode and I am trying to find my son Shane's father. His name is Guy O'Malley and he drove for Landstar Ligon in 1997 and I have been

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Mar 30, 2014

I failed a drug test for prime inc

Prime told me I had to leave due to a failed drug test and I really stopped smoking because I really want to change my course of life. Will swift allow

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Mar 30, 2014

Dot and Firearms

Will Dot or local PD contact employer if personal firearm is found in company's commercial vehicle during inspection or stop? Current employers policy

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Mar 30, 2014

Unlawful taking - Can my boyfriend get a trucking job with that charge?

Can my boyfriend still get a truck driving job if he has a felony charge of unlawful taking? If he can can we do team driving?

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Mar 30, 2014

Trying to be supportive

I have been a trucker's wife now for a year & I will have to admit that at times it can be challenging trying to juggle the kids, a job & the finances.

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Mar 26, 2014

Very tired mother of 3, per diem issues, and exhaustion...

So we are not married, but have been together a couple years now, I have 2 boys from previous relationships, and now we have a beautiful baby girl together.

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Mar 25, 2014

Avoid Running Illegal Or Driving Tired

Some new driver worry about being forced to run illegal or drive tired. Here are some tips for helping you avoid and cope with that situation

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Mar 24, 2014

unreported accident that i didnt no about

I did a u turn 3 weeks ago and someone reported me hitting a fence but I didn't know I hit the fence. A week later my job terminated me for it. will I

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Mar 20, 2014

SAP in South Florida

Failed a random drug-test? Contact Dianne Clarke, NCC, LMHC, CAP, ICADC, SAP, drc.counseling@gmail.com and I will conduct an assessment and assist in

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Mar 20, 2014

driver/Independent contractor question about leasing

I work for a trucking company that has a small fleet of trucks. These trucks are leased and not owned by the company. They in turn make all drivers sign

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Mar 20, 2014

Challenged By The Road!

Although I am not a wife my life is being challenged by the Road. Just a short time ago someone was put in my life that I have long awaited for. In

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Mar 20, 2014

Mother and New Trucker's Wife

My husband is a trucker for CR England and he just started. He has been gone on the road training for a month and a half. So its just me and my baby girl

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Mar 20, 2014

what is the salary of a trucker

how much would i get payed hourly if i was doing the third shift.

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Mar 20, 2014

New way of life and lots of changes

Well I will be the first to say lots of love to any woman sitting at home holding the home front.It always sounded easy in the beginning only 12 months

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