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Jun 18, 2022

Respect For the Truck Driver

I drove all different types of trucks for a forty-five year career. My family had to live without me on holidays and my being away for weeks at a time.

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Jun 18, 2022

SAP Info From NICOLE!

Are you looking for a job on SAP? If you have 3 months experience, and can pass a hair test - call. If you are RTD on SAP and have 6 months, but can

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Jun 08, 2022

Are you a Class A CDL Driver on SAP or Not on SAP looking for work?

SAP - That word you google and also gets you nowhere. If you're on SAP and you are a recent grad that has not done their RTD - Give me a call. (SAP

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Jun 08, 2022

Pulled Away From The Dock And Could Have Caused a Fatality

Getting loaded at the dock of a beer company, the light is Red. A little while later no movement in the trailer and the light turns Green I start my truck

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Jun 06, 2022

Does a service member need to return to home state to get CDLs

For service members getting a head start on setting up a career in trucking after their contract runs out, would they need to return to their home state

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Jun 06, 2022

DRIVERS NEEDED ASAP! Auto transport car haulers hotShot.

TransecoFreight .com the #1 load board for car hauling needs drivers to keep up with demand. The Future of Hauling is Here! Transecofreight .com Your

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Jun 06, 2022

16x29x4 Heavy duty tarp

I was hot shoring and needed a tarp before they would alow me a load so I bought this tarp in Arizona I am not driving anymore it has been in my storage

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Jun 03, 2022

Want to Take over Box Truck payments

I am looking to take over payments on a 26' freightliner box truck. Contact Patrice email: mspatrice37@hotmail.com

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Jun 03, 2022

I can explain the SAP Program, I recruit for companies both SAP/ Non SAP friendly

I started off in Safety at a company that worked with the SAP Driving program. I realized how little it was recognized and understood and I wanted to help.

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Jun 03, 2022

Truck parking in Carrollton tx?

Need help. Can't find anywhere near me to park my truck? Need suggestions

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Jun 03, 2022

1) CB radio, 2) fifth wheel lock, 3) strap for securing load, 4) fifth wheel extension arm (not shown), whole set for $100 obo

All new, except CB radio. CB radio is a Cobra 29 LTD classic, and in good working order. Daily log book thrown in for free. I started off with trucking,

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Jun 03, 2022

CB radio, fifth wheel lock, strap fpr securing load, fifth wheel extension arm

All new, except CB radio. CB radio is a Cobra 29 LTD classic, and in good working order. Daily log book thrown in for free. I started off with trucking,

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Jun 03, 2022

Looking for pathway into livestock hauling

I been driving on and off for over 10 years now I've always been set on livestock. I've got deep roots in farming and been around it all my life just never

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Nov 25, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving Truckers and Family

Happy Thanksgiving to all truckers and family members.

Hopefully all of you that didn't make it home to the family was able to find your way to a good warm meal!

On behalf of all consumers and the economy as a whole, I am thankful for all truckers doing a job only a few could handle.

I am thankful for all of the families who are enabling the drivers to perform well and stress free.

The trucker lifestyle can be challenging for drivers and their families and you all are appreciated!

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Nov 25, 2021

Recently just obtained my class A cdl.

I recently just obtained my class A cdls. I’ve been trying so hard to get into the trucking industry. It’s like I’m being judge for my past life everyone

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Nov 21, 2021

What Trucking Company Will Provide Driver Training

I have a CDL class A since I was 21. I am 60 now. When I got my CDL, I drove dump trucks for 14 yes. Now, I am wanting to go OTR. I went back to

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Nov 21, 2021

Cobra 25 LTD classic for sale

Brand New complete nice radio with extras

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Nov 21, 2021

Will not cutting my hair keep me from getting a trucking job

In Sikhism, hair is traditionally not cut or trimmed in any way. Sikhs believe that hair is a gift from God, and therefore they should not alter that gift.

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Nov 15, 2021

How to travel with your husband when you have a kid

My husband has been driving a while and he wants me to go with him for a week but we have a 2 year old so we don't know how this would be possible. Any

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Oct 11, 2021

2 Dedicated Power Only Trucking Lanes available for Owner Operators

Moss Logistics is looking for PO owner operators. We have 2 Dedicated lanes available and need to fill both roles. Must have Valid MC# and insurance

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Oct 11, 2021

Maters Trucking Hiring Truck Drivers Now

we are a small business looking to hire a serious driver for over the road. This is what we offer -salary pay - safety bonus - breakdown pay - Friendly

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Sep 27, 2021

18 wheeler heavy duty Straps

18 wheeler straps. Extra long heavy duty. Gently used.

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Sep 27, 2021

Is there an alternative to portable toilet for trucking

What do ya'll do about needing the toilet when you're on board? We have a portable fold up one but I HATE it. Just wondering if there are any alternatives

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Sep 12, 2021

PAY

You guys have helped me in the past and I Appreciate it! The last 3 companies I worked for took my money and I need someone to help make them accountable!

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Sep 12, 2021

Straps

18 wheeler straps. Extra long heavy duty. Gently used.

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Sep 12, 2021

Tanker Accident and Supernatural Phenomenal

I not a truck driver. Just a retired cop who witnessed courage and skill on the part of a tank truck driver. who saved many lives one afternoon in rush

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Sep 12, 2021

you truckers have to verify for each other,

Stop being honest, the company's lie,cheat,steal,get others to verify for you..

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Aug 17, 2021

Is Anyone Else Annoyed by His Swearing and Gutter Talk

Any one else annoyed by the language their spouse/significant other uses when talking about random things? I understand that he is a trucker but is it

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Aug 17, 2021

Trying to eat less meat and more fruit. Is it possible on the road?

I am trying to cut down on my consumption of meat and increase my intake of raw fruits and vegetables. How hard is it to find these items. Being gone

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Aug 17, 2021

Waiting on a load - How long can they hold us?

My wife and I took a load from Michigan to Washington DC. After arriving on time. We found out our load was cancelled. We sit in a no parking zone for

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