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Aug 15, 2017

The first thing you do when you park

The first thing you do to when stopped for sleep at truck stop is set the brakes correct? #1 priority

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Aug 15, 2017

Possession of marijuana pipe 9 years ago and possession of marijuana 3 years ago. Are there any cdl schools that will accept me?

After my last marijuana possession charge I decided I'm done living that lifestyle. I've changed my life an am currently employed at a company that gives

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Aug 15, 2017

A Trucker's Wife who is looking for Owner Operators or Small Trucking Companies

Hi, my name is Tori. I understand the hardship of a trucker's wife, I, myself is one as well. I am a trucker's wife who works for A1 Dispatch that moves

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Aug 13, 2017

Quitting my post office job for trucking..

I've been working with post office for 18 years.. I want to go i to trucking would it be a good idea.. I made 59000 no overtime 72000 with overtime..

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Aug 13, 2017

I know my fiance is cheating on me

I don't know what to do.

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Aug 12, 2017

Increase Your Monthly Income

Here is how to increase your monthly income as a new driver

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Aug 12, 2017

Dealing With Dispatchers

Dealing with dispatchers can be a little tricky at times. It requires skills that doesn't come naturally for most of us. Here are some tips.

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Aug 11, 2017

New Here... Looking for Support For Dealing With Trucking Life

My husband and I have been married 5 years and have two amazing kids ages 2 and 1. My husband drove OTR off and on since we got married but a little over

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Aug 11, 2017

Precise Transportation Wants O/O

Precise Transportation Inc is a growing and successful company, On an ongoing basis, we recruit owners of self-propelled trucks with trailers and without.

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Aug 11, 2017

Seeking CDL Class A truck drivers for St. Paul, MN

Company: Sanimax Email: sianna.misheva@wilsonhcg.com Currently seeking Truck Drivers for a local full time, permanent position in the St. Paul area. The

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Aug 10, 2017

Parking on roadway for local deliveries

I am a local driver. I do residential deliveries most of the time. Meaning some times i have to park on roadway to unload. Today i got a citation because

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Aug 10, 2017

Good excuse for not going on the road

Hi, I am a soon to be newly wed to a truck driving man who is 35 years my senior. My question to you is that my man has been on break for about a week

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Aug 10, 2017

Driver needs a ride from Pennsylvania to Lakeland Floride

My husband and I have one flatbed on the road our driver had a accident that was undetermined whose fault it was he was terminated by CRST out of Birmingham

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Aug 10, 2017

Stay encouraged - Its a blessing even if at first that doesn't seem to be true

The road is not easy but an honorable, hardworking man is worth their weight in gold..... I was a single mother when I met my truck driver husband 12

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Aug 07, 2017

File Your HVUT Form 2290 In Time

Sound the alarm, your Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Form 2290 is due this month! That means time is officially running out and you need to file by the August

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Aug 06, 2017

Piedmont Logistics Rated 8 out of 10

They run you where you like to run You can take a dog with you APU and Refrigerators in the Assigned Volvos You can walk in and talk to upper management

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Aug 06, 2017

striker sr497hpc for sale KY

Good radio. Also have road king Mike and browning antenna

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Aug 03, 2017

5 Felonies and I still got hired. Here is what I did...

I was getting discouraged because I have 5 felonies for marijuana cultivation and have done a total of about 7 years in prison for it all. So I did this:

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Aug 03, 2017

Truckers wife to be in New Zealand.

I've been with my gorgeous trucker for a little over 2 years now and to be honest, I think that it's taken that long for the realness of this life to sink

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Aug 01, 2017

Does companies offer medical insurance for spouses

Looking for some answers.

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Aug 01, 2017

I hit a power line my company terminated me, but no police report was made. Do I have to tell a potential new employer about it.

Will I was driving my truck I hit a power line. No police involvement, but I was terminated. Do I have to tell a new potential employer about it?

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Jul 30, 2017

used flatbe chains and binders

1 25ft single drop tarp- 1 32ft single drop tarp- 4 chains and 2 snap binders. 6 4in straps-6 2in straps-8 2in strap ratchet. 1 cheater bar-assorted edge

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Jul 29, 2017

Need a driver asap in Lacey, WA to start training

My husband and I are independent contractors through FedEx home ground. We currently have six routes in the Lacey area. Because we have expanded and have

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Jul 29, 2017

how bad is an out of route on your Dac report

If a company charges you with an out of route does that go on your Dac report? And if it does how bad is that

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Jul 28, 2017

how to talk to my boyfriend while his rude team driver tries to talk to him while we are on the phone

So my boyfriend recently got a team driver in his truck with him to train. Well the guy is a total loud mouth rude booty. Every time I call to talk to

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Jul 25, 2017

Wyndham Gettysburg PA

Located directly off of PA Route 15, Exit 30, we are a perfect location for any commercial driver. With over 200 parking spots, our lot is HUGE and FREE

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Jul 24, 2017

Can log book violations affect your ability to get hired

Log book violations can it affect you driving for companies and can it cause you to lose your job or effect the company?

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Jul 23, 2017

i got warning for using cellphone

i was given warning for cellphone used while driving my car and i have cdl .does it effect my cdl

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Jul 22, 2017

Advantages Of Becoming A Truck Driver

There are a lot of benefits of becoming a truck driver. Here are a few good ones.

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Jul 22, 2017

Walmart is Warning Carriers Who Hauls Amazon Freight

With Amazon steadily growing and potentially growing a great deal more quickly, a lot of 100 - 300 truck carriers are hauling it's freight. Walmart is

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