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May 25, 2016

Can the D.O.T. put a dog in the trailer loaded with produce legally

I was stopped by dot in Iowa and they said that the dog hit on my trailer then they put the dog in the trailer loaded with potatoes is that legal

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May 24, 2016

3 sta-rats in KS City area for sale

I have 3 sta-rats in the kansas city area these are spring loaded tandem pullers that seriously takes the headache out of sliding stubborn tandems. One

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May 20, 2016

Who is at fault in this accident with a dump truck

A dump truck was driveing down the road..a pickup truck was passing the dump truck in a no passing zone..another pickup truck came out of a private driveway

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May 20, 2016

What is a good video chat app for truckers?

Can anyone give me some advice or tips on video chats. Both my husband and I have Android phones and tablets. I also have an Apple iPad but my husband

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May 18, 2016

My Boss & Co-Worker Wants To Kill My Husband & I Don't Blame Them

I am a dental hygienist at a dental office in which my boss is a dentist along with his son who also is a dentist, his wife, who is the office manager

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May 18, 2016

Does your failed drug test follow you from state to state

when you swap license from one state to another, do your failed drug test for preeremployment rolls over??

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May 18, 2016

Overwhelmed by being a truckers wife...

My husband and I have been together for 13 1/2 years and married for 10 1/2. We have a 7 year old son, who is extremely active and strong willed. Having

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May 17, 2016

who do i go to when denied a dot medical card?

denied dot medical card

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May 17, 2016

fired for cell phone use will anyone else hire me?

I was stopped by highway patrol. Given a warning ticket for cell phone use. The company fired me. Will any other truck company hire me. I have tried many

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May 17, 2016

Can I get a CDL after drug rehab

Can I get a CDL if I have been to a drug rehab? It was not court mandated, it was voluntary.

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May 16, 2016

Fleet Management Cloud Software

The only Online Fleet Management Software of it's kind on the Cloud! Increase productivity and reduce operating costs with very easy to use software and

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May 14, 2016

State laws about marriage and trucking

Are there any state laws which require a male and a female, both with CDLs to be married to each other if they share the same commercial truck?

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May 14, 2016

drivers who hold POD's

anyone had issues with drivers holding PODs

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May 13, 2016

usdot # on rentals class A trucks?

I was told by a Indiana state trooper and an odor officer that if my company has a rental for more that 30 days my company's name and dot number is supposed

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May 13, 2016

Being a trucker wife with depression and BPD

My common law husband has been driving truck for 3 years now. He is Canada- US long haul. I trust him. I love him. I have no doubts in my mind about

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May 10, 2016

How Much Money Do Truckers Make

How much money do truckers make in 2013? For new drivers from $20,000 to $40,000. I'll explain why the spread.

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May 10, 2016

Feeling isolated!

I am not a jealous woman! My husband has become a trainer for about a year now! He mainly trains young females! He will be constantly kidding around with

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May 10, 2016

No time to talk on the phone etc due to time spent working

My fiancee is a otr trucker he has been trucking for a year. Well at my job I work 50 plus a week. Well when I come home I don't really want to talk to

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May 09, 2016

Skywalker 4 pill amp

I have a Skywalker 4 pill Toshiba 2879 I am looking to trade for a galaxy 94 HP or a davemade , Fatboy or xforce amp with Toshiba 2879 only in it . contact

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May 08, 2016

He seems happier away than at home

My husband J has been a trucker only a short time doing regional hauling. He is home a couple days every 2 to 3 weeks. I know he enjoys his job but it's

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May 08, 2016

New loving relationship to driver who started OTR

Hello everyone, I found this man by dancing with him one night, followed him on facebook, invited him to meet me at that same bar again. We went on

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May 07, 2016

HotShots Needed Now!

We are not an oilfield hauler, we are an LTL over the road company, needing 1 ton with 36 - 40' flats, dovetail is ok. Here's what we offer, no company

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May 07, 2016

New to my husband being a truck driver

I'm new to this life. Before my husband chose this job, we were so close...inseparable. Everywhere he went i went to. He went to a 1 month school in Texas

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May 07, 2016

I want to catch him

How do I catch him? I absolutely KNOW he is cheating. Not sure if it's still with his ho in Bristol Ct. or who these other ones are. He's east coast.

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May 06, 2016

midland. model13883B

Midland international. Great condition. With antenaes

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May 06, 2016

Getting tickets in a dump truck

Just started working for a small company a friend owns and im new to driving. The dump trucks are not registered or inspected right now. Should be soon.

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May 05, 2016

can a truck driver be ticketed for his partner log book?

My twin is the main driver and he received a ticket or his partners log book not matching his. that allowed?

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May 05, 2016

If randomly selected for DOT drug test, can i just simply quit or would DOT force me to come in regardless

Not currently using my CDL, but was offered a low risk part time job using it while attending school. Pot helps me relax and deal with some personal issues

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May 04, 2016

Can a company find out how long I have had my CDL?

When a employer check yo dmv records , do it shows how long did u have yo cdl for ? Cause I just received my class A and only looking for local work ,

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May 03, 2016

Safety - Anti Collision products for big trucks

hey guys ...If safety on the road is a concern for you, my company has an anti collision avoidance system that can prevent you from getting into an accident

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