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Sep 04, 2015

8 chains, 3 4in straps w/ratchets, and 10 lever binders

I have equipment off my flatbed truck for sale that I don't need anymore. I have 8 chains $40 each, 3 straps with ratchets $50 each strap and ratchet together,

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Sep 02, 2015

Heartbroken!

After 8 years of being married to the love of my life who is an OTR I accidentally came across evidence that he has had affairs with women in different

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Aug 31, 2015

i need a truck for a training and road test i will pay good money

north carolina,raleigh,27606

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Aug 31, 2015

I am a former trucker and now I am loosing my hearing.

I am just trying to see if anyone else (older drivers) have experienced this?

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Aug 31, 2015

Being a wife of a driver never gets easier

Hi i have been with my trucker for 2 years he came off the road and was home for about 8 months well he decided that he needs to go back over the road.

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Aug 31, 2015

Car ran into the back of my truck while parked it is on my DAC Report

My rig was parked legally and a car rear ended my rig, I was not in the rig at the time of the accident. Should this be a DOT recordable on me...I was

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Aug 31, 2015

Cobra 29 lx digital . Peaked n tuned $50

$50 statesboro ga rnsautos828@yahoo.com

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Aug 30, 2015

Does anyone know where I could rent a truck around Beckley wv

Beckley, WV. I'm looking to get my CDL back and am currently on a fixed income. Any information regarding renting/using a truck near my area would be

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Aug 29, 2015

When can a truck be on a non truck route

is it ever legal to drive a truck on a non truck route

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Aug 29, 2015

Company deducting money for operating expenses at local trucking job

My husband worked over the road.he wanted a local job.he find it..but they deduct half for fuel cost and half for truck ins and no he not leasing..i am

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Aug 28, 2015

asking for more money from boss

I just recently ask my boss for more money for hauling oversize permit loads I get paid 15 an hour . Just to let u no I haul a dump trailer.not oversize

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Aug 28, 2015

My husband worked over the road.he wanted a local job.he find it..but they deduct half for fuel cost and half for truck ins and no he not leasing..iam confuse!

Is it legal? Or has anyone ever heard of this?

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Aug 28, 2015

full flat/step equipment including headache rack more....for sale

2 toolboxes, headache rack, dozen 4 straps, 6+ 2 straps and ratchets, 10 chains, 8 binders, and other things included. Asking 2900 for all. 602 403

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Aug 26, 2015

Can someone please help me with the DVIR Submission process?

Who could tell me what’s the detailed path, step by step, that a DVIR follows from the moment I create it, to the moment an issue in the truck is fixed

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Aug 26, 2015

How can we raise a baby on the road for a few years?

I will be taking my wife and 5 month old son on the road with me for a year or two until we save up for a place. My wife's concern is how would we go about

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Aug 26, 2015

my husbands company witheld funds for repair bill after accident

My husband was involved in an accident a week ago. Just his truck hitting a guard rail, only he was injured (whiplash so far) His company informed him

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Aug 26, 2015

Plaza Research Are Looking For Fleet Managers and Owners In GA For A Paid Focus Group

Good afternoon to everyone reading this today, Plaza Research is currently conducting paid focus groups for fleet managers and owners in Georgia.We're

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Aug 25, 2015

Can a OTR Team driver that drives with the co parent can you still take a minor on the road

Ok I'm a Team driver and I ride with the mother of my child would that be fine to bring my minor on board with us?

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Aug 25, 2015

I'm moving to Colorado and I'm a small o/o trucking business how much insurance on a 26,000 gvrw will it usually cost me?

How much will I pay in insurance?

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Aug 25, 2015

as a passenger can the driver claim me at the end of the year

Money that the driver spends on food for the passenger can he claim it at the end of the year on his taxes

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Aug 25, 2015

minor traffic accident

I have a CDL out of NV I got into a minor traffic accident my fault. The police did not show up so no ticket just exchanged insurance info. Will this show

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Aug 25, 2015

Will a misdemeanor possession charge keep me from getting a job driving

If i have a misdemeanor drug possession of pot under a ounce can i still go to cdl school and my cdl licences im in the state of georgia please i realy

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Aug 25, 2015

Truckin' Up! By Donna Carver

Product Description A funny and interesting look at the trucking industry and the trucker’s CB radio slang. From the passenger seat of a 'sure enough store

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Aug 23, 2015

Can u drive with 18 wheeler tailgat down in cali

Itailgate down illegal or legal

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Aug 23, 2015

Iis it illegal for the trucking company to deduct fuel costs from someone if they're driving the companies truck?

What would be the best steps to take to get crappy company to pay right amount? So my husband just worked for a company for the past 3 & 1/2 weeks and

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Aug 22, 2015

Can I get hired with 3 prior D.U.I's

Okay so I have been looking into trying to get out on the road trucking but seem to have hit a wall. I have three D.U.I's that are very old (last one

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Aug 22, 2015

Will assault charge and dismissed misdeaner affect me

I am 22 in very interested in trucking.I have a relatively clean driving record but I am worried about a bogus dismissed assault on a female charge and

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Aug 22, 2015

Abandonment of a load

Can I be charged with abandonment of a load if I drop a loaded trailer on their yard, and then quit.

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Aug 22, 2015

New wife, new baby, new job.

I am new to this whole truckers wife ordeal but I'm fighting to keep things together. My husband took a job over the road to help get us financially back

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Aug 22, 2015

My wife doesn't talk to me anymore

I'm a new otr driver. I've been driving 48 for 9 months now. I drive for 4 weeks and I'm home for a few days (3-4). For the first few months my wife and

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