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Sep 19, 2014

Lumber Tarps

24 x 27 lumber tarps with flap, 8 ft drop, 3 row rings Like new, less than one year old. 2 tarps available. $475.00 ea or $900.00 for both. jrwag1@gmail.com.

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Sep 19, 2014

Does a drug test failure for trucking school follow me

Hey I was wondering if I failed a drug test for a truck driving school and I go to another school in a different state would it show up?

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Sep 19, 2014

Do You Have to Have a NY HUB Stick on Your Truck to Go Into New York?

We are permitted to go to New Your but someone said that we have to have a hub sticker on the truck. Is this true?

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Sep 19, 2014

Billed by power co. for snagging power lines. Am I liable?

Driving truck down the same road I have driven for 15 years. Caught the power lines on corner of trailer. This pulled down a pole & interrupted service

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Sep 18, 2014

Truck Drivers Wife with a tough decision to make

So I have a horrible husband and I have the chance to leave him and be on my own with our daughter. I'm not in love with him haven't been in love in years

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Sep 18, 2014

Western Express Lease Purchase,,,the good and the ugly

Okay over the next few days I'm going to tell you about my experience with the Western Express lease purchase program. It appears to be a good program

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Sep 17, 2014

dot physical with hernia

Will a minor hernia cause you to not pass a dot physical

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Sep 17, 2014

Can i get a CDL license as a tourist visiting from another country?

I am in the US at the moment on a tourist visa. I am waiting on extension for my work visa and I was wondering whether I can get a CDL classes and license

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Sep 17, 2014

Is my husband getting screwed on his pay?

My husband for the past year or more has been working for this company who does both agricultural work and also owns a trucking company that they contract

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Sep 17, 2014

Married but feeling Single

Hi everyone. Not sure how to start. My name is kim. Been married to a trucker for over 17 years now. He is a long haul trucker, sometimes never see him

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Sep 17, 2014

Married to a selfish trucker

My husband and I are both 24 and have been married for two years, he is also an otr trucker gone Monday trough Friday and home on the weekends. I'm usually

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Sep 17, 2014

Company wants my keys while loading the trailer

Can a company ask for my keys while they are loading my trailer?

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Sep 17, 2014

Havis Inc. - Mobile Computing Solutions

http://customers.havis.com/ Havis helps many businesses that rely heavily on transportation by offering a complete line of products that maximize mobile

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Sep 17, 2014

Uniden Pro501XL (new); GalaxyDX88HL (used); Midland 79-290 (new)

I have 3 radios I would like to sell. 1. Uniden Pro501XL, still in the original shipping box. 2. Galaxy DX88HL, used to an unknown extent. 3. Midland

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Sep 17, 2014

What's the difference between free CDL training and paying your own way

I want to get into Trucking and obtaining my CDL. Can anyone tell me a positive and negative experience or aspect of going through a free program V.S.

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Sep 16, 2014

jb hunt driver experience

I give jb hunt a 2. Most loads are 300 to 400 miles after you drop and send empty call it takes hours before you get another load. Night dispatch will

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Sep 16, 2014

Can or do moving companies search my belongings for drugs?

Moving from colorado to another state and would like to bring a little bit of cannabis with me. What are the chances that it would be found and what would

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Sep 14, 2014

prescription pain killers allowed

Does prescription pain killers prescribed by your doctor effect results in urinalysis testing?.....Are you allowed to be on prescribed pain killers with

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Sep 14, 2014

Marten Transport driver review

on a scale of 1-10 i give em a 6 only because i do get a paycheck but a lot of headaches trying to get reimbursed on anything. If you have medical emergency

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Sep 14, 2014

What I saw in 4 yrs 7 months

I'm a quick study of situations, at least I think so. The trucking industry as in the major carriers are not at all concerned about shortages. I was a

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Sep 14, 2014

engaged to a trucker that I love worried he is falling out of love with me

I have been with a otr truck driver for 2 years and we are engaged. We have been having some arguments lately because I miss him so bad when he is gone.

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Sep 14, 2014

New at this whole trucker lifestyle thing - (from the wife's eyes)

Well I haven't seen my Husband for two weeks. Will be 3 weeks on Monday. We have talked and exchanged pictures of him, me and our 2 kids. I work 40 hours

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Sep 13, 2014

Cdl Vs do you get to keep your reg licence?

A failed random of THC. Does it get demoted or is the whole license?

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Sep 13, 2014

aint no feelin like cow mobile n

You can't be the best unless you are the best. This job isn't for everyone !!! Us bullhaulers are a breed of our own in the trucking industry. We the

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Sep 13, 2014

Mistreated trucker's wife afraid to leave him

So I have an opportunity to leave my husband and stay in my house and finally make my own decisions and live my own life but I've never been alone so I'm

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Sep 13, 2014

Domestic Violence Charge and entry to Canada

May I travel back and forth across the Canadian border for business if I have a 10 year old domestic violence misdemeanor charge on my record?

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Sep 12, 2014

Can I get a CDL b or c I have a DUI 9 year ago?

I got the first DUI 9 years ago, now I want to go school for a Fl Comercial Driver license. Please tell me will I be eligible to get a CDL?

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Sep 11, 2014

need hopper bottom driver

Hi, I need a driver that can pull hopper bottom trailer who may live in the area of Ft. Wayne, In. If interested please call 260-740-6806

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Sep 11, 2014

Don't understand him

So its 3:54 am and my husband is drunk. been drinking since early afternoon till now. soon as he came home he asks about the dog walks right by his daughter

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Sep 11, 2014

Can you be a truck driver with a prosthetic

Not having a foot

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