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Sep 25, 2016

What's maximum penalty for pins not being out on trailer

Dot checked truck all four lines were not out on truck company says may have to terminate due to it costing them thousands on insurance. Is this true?

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Sep 23, 2016

Need otr driver asap to pull dry van out of Ga.

Seeking otr driver that dont mind staying out away from home 3 weeks max only serious drivers respond,this is dry van and out of conley ga no ny,or east

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Sep 22, 2016

I am in need to rent a truck to take a class b cdl road test tomorrow 9/22/2016. Will pay 200.00

Please contact me @ 979-388-5080 before 12pm I am in need to rent a truck to take a class b cdl road test tomorrow 9/22/2016. Will pay 200.00 Houston

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Sep 22, 2016

radioskack TCR-446

It has s/rf swr cal cb wx pa nb ace and weather has all the wires n mic with it its used but in good shape

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Sep 22, 2016

Can you carry your gun with you if you deliver liquor and wine

I work for a Liquor and Wine Company and I want to know is it illegal for me to carry my weapon with me in Michigan

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Sep 20, 2016

Fired during OTR Training

I was fired during my training period because I received a traffic warning citation. I had a lead driver with me and he didn't tell me I had to report

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Sep 20, 2016

You can report violators to OSHA

Believe me when I tell you OSHA can shut them down with fines that would make our national debt look like an ant pile. Just send in your complaints

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Sep 19, 2016

I have freight coming out of Farmington NM and Texlin TX

Hey fellas I am a fright broker/agent who cares about the driver. I have some freight coming out of Farmington NM and Texline TX if anyone is interested

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Sep 18, 2016

Trying to deal with it

Wow this isn't easy especially if one has abandonment issues. I feel negative, I feel angry when I haven't heard from him. I'm just trying to stay quiet

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Sep 17, 2016

Can an unmarried couple lease a truck together

Trying to end an argument with a friend of mine she says it is illegal for her and her boyfriend to lease a truck together

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Sep 17, 2016

I'm an owner operator had rollover no injuries no one involved got a ticket for failure to mantain lane what will happen

I'm an owner operator w own authority had a roll over no injuries ticket for failure to maintain first and only violation what will happen with CDL

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Sep 17, 2016

Life as a lady owner operator

here it is in a nut shell. i can do anything a man can do but only better. i can not be distracted by the small stuff.i don't listen to the trash talk

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Sep 16, 2016

Why You Should Thank Trucker Drivers Today

Thank a trucker for truckers appreciation week

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Sep 16, 2016

Change California Speed Limit

https://www.change.org/p/jim-beall-raise-california-speed-limits?recruiter=593673206&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink California speed limit

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Sep 15, 2016

Hes spending alot of money

My husband is spending about 1000 dollars a month on the road and has nothing to show for it. Gets defensive when i ask should i just keep my mouth shut.

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Sep 15, 2016

is points involved for a ticket for being on a weight restricted Rd in 18 wheeler?

Turn on a road after about 300 yards saw a Rd sign that read weight limit 5 ton no where to turn around I slowly made my away cross it and one on the other

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Sep 14, 2016

Used chains and binders, coil packs, pipe stakes and used tarps.

5/16 & 3/8 chains approx. 28 chains 25 snapover binders 1set of 6' drop tarps in good shape.2sets of round pipe stakes. 4sets of coil racks, maybe more.1

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Sep 14, 2016

How will false positives affect my CDL?

Werner gave me a hair follicle test and even though I never have used the drugs they have accused me of and terminated me for, how is that going to affect

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Sep 13, 2016

Do you get points on your license for rolling a truck?

Can u get points on your license for rolling a truck?

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Sep 13, 2016

White smoke coming out of oil fill cap on relatively new truck

Do I need a oil change or is it something else it does not burn oil I already drove it 20 thousand miles. I just got the truck and it is throwing a little

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Sep 12, 2016

will tickets in a car affect your CDL

I borrowed my boyfriends car and he had expired tags on his plates the cop gave me a ticket. Will any of this affect his CDL

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Sep 12, 2016

Need advice for escaping my situation

I'm a truckers wife, travels with him. He makes what you would make on a regular job! What he makes, he blows in 2 days! I'm not working,I travel with

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Sep 12, 2016

New to ALL of this!

Hi! My name is LaNae, I and my fiancee just started a car hauling business and has been gone a week tomorrow, it's his first trip, and it's a lot harder

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Sep 11, 2016

if I have an LLC in CA can I plate my truck in AZ?

I just formed an LLC in CA I have a AZ license and I'm wondering if I can plate my truck in AZ or does it have to be ca because of the LLC?

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Sep 11, 2016

Need driver to pull auger wagon north east nebraska

Need Harvest people to drive semi truck, drive auger wagon, pull disc with track tractor. 6-7 days a week from last week of September to end of October

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Sep 11, 2016

My Wonderful, Crazy Life as a truckers soulmate

Truth be told....most truckers are just awesome. I have the best one though!! Four years ago my life was changed, & for the better. I had met & been talking

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Sep 11, 2016

Who gets citation for a failed roadside DOT inpection

Who gets citation for a failed roadside DOT inspection owner or driver. What recourse does driver have if he has proof that he's pointed out mechanical

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Sep 09, 2016

Can a trucking company you work for charge you your own money for getting a violation ticket ?

A friend that drives his own truck got a violation and his dispatcher took out $500 from his escrow for getting that violation .. Is he allowed to do this

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Sep 08, 2016

Flatbed securement equipment

All you need, lumber/steel/smoke tarps, chains/binders, straps, bungees, V-boards, and extras best offer hallmark709@yahoo.com

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Sep 08, 2016

Fladbed full equipment CHICAGO DOWNTOWN

New 10 chains and chaintighters,tarps size 4,6 plus all additional things ... 7862182335 950$

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