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Apr 25, 2014

my husband co driver is a woman I need advice

My husband and I are a young couple I'm 24 and he's 23. He's been a driver for about 3 years. He's had a lot of trouble finding and keeping a partner

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Apr 24, 2014

getting a trucking job with 2 accidents

Will I be able to get hired at tmc with a 2 wrecks one was I scraped a pole no ticket and Also I hit a lady head on my fault but no citation was issued.

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Apr 24, 2014

I am a truckers girlfriend

I have been with my boyfriend for 8 months and have been supportive about his job. I wish I could go with him but for insurance reasons I can't. It has

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Apr 24, 2014

Peterbuilt, Kenworth, Mack and Freightliner Trucks

Draft Trucking has a variety of trucks that we're selling. ('98 & up) Prices range $9,800 and up. Give me a call @ 405-605-1894 Located in Oklahoma City,

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Apr 24, 2014

Right Now Loads

I use Right Now Loads a lot. Not too expensive and has a lot of useful tools as well as lots of loads. Also Trulos is free and good place to find loads

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Apr 22, 2014

Not easy to be a truckers wife

Where do I begin? We met online. After talking for a couple of months on the computer and the phone, we decided he should come here for a visit. He was

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Apr 22, 2014

Life living truly on the road? Possible?

Hi, My question out there to all of you is how can I become completely on the road? I mean in the extent where I have no home...where I am living out

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Apr 22, 2014

Hours of Service Overhaul

If you think that the current hours of service rules need to be replaced with common sense rules that will return some sort of sanity to the industry then

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Apr 22, 2014

transfer of haz mat from texas to oklahoma.

what does it take to to transfer your cdl from texas to Oklahoma and if you were gonna get the hazmat endorsement should you get it before moving.

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Apr 22, 2014

Does DOT use Prepass to track drivers

Does the D.O.T. at the PrePass sites, keep an indefinite record of your beep so they know when you were by there last?

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Apr 22, 2014

failure to signal lane change. .how much is the fine

I switched lanes without using my turn signal...how much is the fine

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Apr 22, 2014

Can a person lose their commercial license due to a traveling eye when tested?

Loss of commercial license due to traveling eye

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Apr 21, 2014

Is it Monday yet?

Life is awesome when he's at work!! When he's home it sucks. Sorry to be so negetive but he's the one who made me this way! Hubs is a hard worker and

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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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