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Apr 20, 2018

2nd Chance Company $.90CPM Liberty Logistics, Doraville GA.

Need to Get back on the Road ??? We are located in Doraville, Ga. and currently looking for Class A CDL Driver FROM ANY STATE !!! We pay for your transportation

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Apr 19, 2018

No cellphone Service, Really???

Is there any highway in the U S where you cannot get cell service for 3 consecutive days?

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Apr 19, 2018

Why do men get into trucking when they can support their wife and kids doing it

Why do these men get into a field where they cannot support there wife and kids. I have to have a part time job cause he does not make enough money.

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Apr 19, 2018

Liberty Logistics, Doraville Georgia

I would rate this company as a 9 !! The company really cares about their employees ! Their is no forced dispatching and they really keep you moving

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Apr 16, 2018

Electric connector to truck

I keep ripping the electric cord out of my trailer when I turn sharply in the plant parking lot. WTF am I doing wrong?

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Apr 16, 2018

Truck driving school while on suboxone

Hey guys, I’m looking into NETTTS to get my CDL, but I’ve been on suboxone nearly a year now. I’m afraid of relapse if I get off this stuff, and it doesn’t

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Apr 15, 2018

Extender for tandem pull handle

Please check out this newly patented item designed by a truck driver for truck drivers. Not only does it make sliding tandems safer but lots of sales

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Apr 13, 2018

Truck is dangerous to operate company wants me to drive the truck back

Truck is dangerous to operate the company and corporate wants me drive back

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Apr 13, 2018

Regional and OTR Positions Available For Drivers With Challenged History

Will review and consider all Dac and PSP Reports I realize that un-favorable incidents happens to the best. I also realize that we are subject to making

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Apr 11, 2018

Are any other trucker wives resentful?

I have read so many posts here and feel there is a strong gap. Either the stories are so full of how to stand tall and be a strong woman who for lack

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Apr 11, 2018

How much will new truckers make starting out

My husband is wanting to start the trucking career so that I may quit my awful job and either stay at home or work part time elsewhere. Just curious

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Apr 11, 2018

Got a Ticket Today for Being in the Left Lane?

Got a ticket today for being on left lane not far left lane but one next to it he asked for my license. I only have my class b learners. Shouldn't the

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Apr 10, 2018

Looking for 2 OTR Drivers

Hello, I am currently looking for 2 good drivers that can start immediately !! Here is what we are offering: $.50CPM for all miles driven Dryvan or

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Apr 09, 2018

I'm 18 and want to become a truck driver.

I live in Georgia and have been looking into starting a career in driving. I'm having difficulty locating a job that will hire a driver under the age of

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Apr 09, 2018

Is it true that truckers are paid by the mile?

is it true that a trucker can be paid by the miles?

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Apr 08, 2018

I hired on to a new company Trans System in spokane washington

Is Trans System out of Spokane Washington a good company? I don't no can someone tell me about them?

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Apr 07, 2018

Can I ever get hired with a big company after a rear end collision

I am currently driving, local, and have been since my rear end accident in Feb. 2017. I was terminated from the company but was hired right away for a

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Apr 06, 2018

What is making my truck vibrate

I have a 2016 peterbilt 388 with a c15 in it the truck is a glider and it seems to have a vibration or a shimmy when you start down on fuel pedal. I've

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Apr 03, 2018

Training to get my cdl and got pulled over because my trainer wasn't wearing his seat belt properly and i got the ticket. What can i do?

Ticket is wrote out to me even though i was wearing mine. In the description on the ticket it says passenger was not wearing seat belt properly. The

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Apr 01, 2018

Difficulty keeping him going

My boyfriend of 5 years and i have 2 beautiful children and they are getting to the age where they know daddy is leaving and dont want him too go. I

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Apr 01, 2018

Trucking Around i - 495 / i-95

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Apr 01, 2018

Trucker Getting Towed - Thanks to ELD

Expect more of this to happen until drivers and DOT gets more familiar with how to navigate the introduction of ELD into trucking.

I found that you can't wait until the last minute to find somewhere to park.

Yes this means that you often leave driving time left for the day.

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Mar 31, 2018

Looking for Letter of Intent

I have to move a tractor by next week. (It should have been done today.) My insurance people are taking a week and a day to provide a liability quote.

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Mar 31, 2018

Getting hired with a class A Cdl with no driving experience

I got a class A CDL with endorsements over 10 years ago but have no driving experience. How can I get hired as a driver?

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Mar 30, 2018

Are You Really A Businessperson or Just A Glorified Employee

We were waiting on our agent to provide us with a $1,000,000 general commercial liability and “bobtail” quote for a late-model tractor we recently purchased

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Mar 29, 2018

We do equipment financing

We offer financing on trucks trailers and other equipment, we also work with most vendors and dealers we can do private party sales as well. Start ups

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Mar 27, 2018

The Women Drivers I have Encountered

Can't exactly speak for women drivers. But I remember rolling in a terminal where this sole sister (pun intended) was sitting in the break room. The

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Mar 27, 2018

Trucking Around Florida

Picked up a load in Florida. That was a fun pickup.

If you want to know more about sliding tandems.

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Mar 26, 2018

Putting together a high-security, high-value, time-sensitive team

I am vetting applications for a teammate to haul AA&E (arms, ammunition and explosives) cargo. I need one driver with me. We will be out for three weeks

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Mar 25, 2018

The 72 hour road check is June 5 - 7 focused on HOS compliance

The CVSA 72-hour inspection is June 5-7 and will be focused on hours of service (HOS) compliance due. According to Robert Petrancostra as reported at

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