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Jul 27, 2014

Will a Trucking hire me with 2 OWI on my record

I'm from Indiana, I got a owi in 1985 and I got another in 2004. When I got the first I had no licenses. When I got the second. I had a class A cdl and

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Jul 25, 2014

long time trucker here on women in trucking

Women in trucking is nothing new, they started hiring women to drive trucks back in the 1970s I met and talked and ran down the road with some of them.

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Jul 25, 2014

First time wife about to get off the truck. Can use advice

I have been married for 7 weeks now, I have been on the road with my husband for 6 weeks now. When I go home can anyone give me any advice on how to

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Jul 25, 2014

If a company is in labor disputes

If a company is in labor disputes can a truck driver pull up to the dock, or do they have to drop the trailer away from the dock

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Jul 23, 2014

I'm on disability and take prescription meds can I still get a job driving a truck. I have my cdl license?

I am presently on disability. I am an experienced driver and have a current cdl license. Can I get a job driving?

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Jul 22, 2014

How I got my foot in the door when I couldn't get a job the normal way

Well, I've read all comments. I hate to say it but there's no hope for us felons. Now days it's all about who you know and of course money talks. When

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Jul 21, 2014

Can I drive again after open heart surgery

Can I drive again after heart surgery

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Jul 21, 2014

Does millis do hair follicle testing?

Need to know of millis transfer does hair follicle testing. Haven't smoked in a long time, still nervous

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Jul 20, 2014

i had a dwi and my cdl was revolced for 4 years. the 4 years are up how do i get started on the road again . i have a cdhow do l and drove trackter trailors / 18 wheelers.

I had a dwi and my cdl license was revoked for 4 years. the 4 years are up now. how do i get back on the road and working again with 18 wheelers and tractor

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Jul 20, 2014

Will an accident in the first in 3 yrs keep me from getting hired

Recent accident first in 3 yrs and got ticket for improper lane change. Will I be able to find another job? No fatalities;no injuries

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Jul 20, 2014

do you have to have a ged to become a trucker

do you have to have a ged to become a trucker

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Jul 20, 2014

Hiring Company OTR Dry van Drivers

Seeking experienced and self driven drivers whom would be open to driving for a independent carrier with direct customer freight contracts, year round….

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Jul 20, 2014

Being a truckers wife and ideas for passing the time

I've been with my trucker for 15 yrs,married for 9 yrs. One of the things I've had to learn to deal with is the loneliness. When he leaves to go back

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Jul 19, 2014

MY FRIEND just threw me out his truck far from home and wont help me get home. i am on his rider policy

I need help getting home.

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Jul 19, 2014

Radio Shack TRC 483 CB for sale - never used

10 Weather Channels 40 Channels Channel 9 Priority Switch Jacks For Adding Remote and Public Address Speakers LCD Display All Manuals,Mike. ------------------Never

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Jul 18, 2014

Looking for an experienced driver to run from Fort St. John BC to Valleyview and back

Looking for someone to drive My husbands truck casually. Preferably someone that's retired. Would also have to be willing to take the courses that go

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Jul 18, 2014

Tips for being healthy OTR

Is there any tips for the trucker for being healthly or eating tips? My fiancé has gained more in the past 6 months than he has ever done in his life.

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Jul 16, 2014

save money and time in the freight booking process

Keychain Logistics is an online freight management tool for shippers and carriers to connect directly and avoid middlemen like brokers, saving money and

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Jul 16, 2014

My fan does not kick on like it's suppose to

I have 2001 freightliner classic xl and the fan does not work automatically only when I switch it to manual it does also I keep repairing my a/c every

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Jul 15, 2014

www.progressivereporting.com

Progressive Reporting Agency has a long tradition as a family run business and over the years we have learned that putting customer’s needs ahead of profits

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Jul 15, 2014

http://motorcarrierhq.com/services/

We’ve been helping truckers stay on the road for as long as we can remember. Our mission is to help you streamline your business and get more out of life.

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Jul 14, 2014

Speeding in a weigh station ticket

Have a driver who received a ticket for speeding in a weigh station!! Observed but no radar or any real proof except for 3 other uniforms! Question is-

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Jul 13, 2014

I am looking for an experienced Class A driver for OTR- I live in ATL

I live in Atlanta, Ga and currently looking for an experienced class A CDL driver. The job is OTR with great pay hauling dry load and Reefer. If you are

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Jul 12, 2014

ideas or recipies to make for my trucker

Were new to being a trucker couple and are still learning. I have kids so I stay and make a home while he brings home the bacon. Lol but before he leaves

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Jul 12, 2014

Looking for an OTR driver (Atlanta, GA)

I live in Atlanta, Ga and currently looking for an experienced class A CDL driver. The job is OTR. If you are a honest/serious worker and don't mind running

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Jul 11, 2014

shifting under light

Is it ok to shift under a light in a dot test

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Jul 11, 2014

Headache rack and Flatbed Equipment for sale

10 chains & binders 10 4 straps 10 2 straps with ratchets 2 Peterbilt step boxes 1 machinery tarp 2 4'steel tarps 1 4'x 24 with 2 flaps 1 fited smoke tarp

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Jul 11, 2014

Owner Operators Wanted by Florida Trucking Company

Owner Operator's Wanted Hickory Hill Trucking Inc. Hickory Hill Trucking is seeking Qualified Owner Operators, Flatbed, Van, and Reefer 80/20 split -

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Jul 10, 2014

can a driver be on suboxone

my friend is on suboxone and i wander if he is alowed to be on it for a comp. he has his own truck???

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Jul 10, 2014

Company Driver vs. Lease Purchase Operator

This book defines that question that every truck driver debates at some point in their career. Should I remain with company or should I lease my first

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