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Mar 26, 2015

Can you drive while on probation?

I have two felonies witch are a gun charge in 2003 and a larceny I think I spelled that right..lol..there 10years old but I was on probation for both..

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Mar 26, 2015

is alcohol allowed in bunk of truck

Can a semi driver carry beer in the bunk of his semi truck and drink it when he is finished driving for the day?

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Mar 26, 2015

prime inc. messed up my dac

while i was in training as a student driver my so called elite trainer forced me into a u turn and i refused to do it but he told me that i was gonna do

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Mar 26, 2015

semi title for collateral of a $9000 company loan

Do I need to have a written document. Company loaning me $9000 n will be holding semi title for collateral until payed off.

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Mar 26, 2015

loving him till the end!

I'm a wife of a trucker driver/owner operator. I fully support him and He fully supports me. Sure I get lonesome sometimes with him being gone for so long

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Mar 25, 2015

any job ideas for truckers wife?

I'm a truckers wife who is in need of my own income. Anyone know of some good online jobs or any other ideas on how to make money while being on the road

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Mar 25, 2015

Is it required for a CDL A driver to be drug tested after an accident even if he is not at fault or ticketed in Georgia?

See question in title

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Mar 25, 2015

Sitting and sleeping in a box truck for 4 days and nights, is this legal?

My husband sit in Arizona for 4 days and 4 nights in a box truck, waiting for a load. Finally they moved him to El Paso where he sat for a night and day.

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Mar 25, 2015

How long after a domestic violence conviction do you have to wait before going to cdl school

Trying to get into CRST cdl school was convicted of a domestic violence charge in April 2014. Recruitter thinks I will be okay after 1 year. Any ideas?

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Mar 24, 2015

Just so alone

My husband changed jobs in 2013 from wild land firefighter to trucker. He traveled with his last job but was home for 2 months in winter and 2 months in

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Mar 24, 2015

How many hours do truck drivers drive?

For OTR drivers, how many hours do you drive per-day and per-week? How many hours is a new truck driver expected to drive? I've heard that some places

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Mar 24, 2015

If I replace my engine who do I report it to

I recently had to get a new engine for my peterbilt and I don't know who should I notify of the change

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Mar 24, 2015

can i transfer my cdl to ohio from indiana even if they are expired

My cdl expired before i transfered it to ohio. Wat do i have to do to transfer it

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Mar 23, 2015

Do I get a point for not going into an open scale

Do I get a point for going past scales

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Mar 23, 2015

What questions should I ask recruiters

what questions should I ask a recruiter before I sign a contract for them to teach me how to drive a truck

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Mar 23, 2015

Lonestar with Cummins ISX 600 giving problems - any ideas?

Just bought a lonestar with cummins isx 600 horsepower left home to get a load of sod had 40 oil pressure but during the day oil pressure kept getting

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Mar 23, 2015

I own my truck how much can i make in a weak hauling produce from florda to new york

I own my truck. How much can i make in a week hauling produce from to new york

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Mar 21, 2015

drug test on the spot

if your driving a tractor trailet and a cop pulls you over and he pulls your background and you have a record of possession can he do a drug test there

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Mar 21, 2015

Transition

The change for the first three day was difficult when he left for training. That day I began working out to relieve some stress and I was hoping it will

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Mar 21, 2015

Petro Burnout

I go trucking with my grandpa sometimes and we stopped for fuel at a Petro Canada. If you are familiar with them you know they have car stations and truck

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Mar 21, 2015

pulling some ones kingpin

How much trouble can you get in for pulling some ones kingpin if there empty and there was no damage

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Mar 21, 2015

Love My trucker

My trucker and I have been dating for 4 years now and as our wedding day grows closer (May 30, 2015) I find myself more and more in-love with him. Has

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Mar 21, 2015

We both travel on our jobs

I recently married March 15,2015. And yes my new husband is a truck driver owns his truck, has been OTR 10 yrs. I was single 6 years prior to becoming

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Mar 21, 2015

Want to come home every night

i am in truck driving school now but i have a reckless driving on my record which is now 2 years old,i should graduate in 3 weeks but i do have a prehire

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Mar 21, 2015

Does Hogan Transport do a hair follicle drug test?

Hogan Transport drug test

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Mar 21, 2015

Will hitting a rockAccident go on my cdl permit

I got into an accident while at a cdl school. It didn't involve another vehicle, I hit a rock making a turn into a company while delivering a load. My

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Mar 21, 2015

How safe are truck stops for tween girls?

My ex husband is an otr driver and wants to take our 11, 12 and 13 year old daughters with him this summer on his long hauls. He is not a safe person

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Mar 21, 2015

does seatbelt ticket go on record

My husband go a non moving seatbelt ticket will it go on his record..he works for a strick company

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Mar 19, 2015

Lonely in GA

I met my boyfriend on a dating site online a little over 2 years ago.He trains drivers for the company he works for and is gone between 4-8 weeks at a

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Mar 19, 2015

Your feedback about riding OTR in truck with husband

My boyfriend is considering becoming a truck driver, and we were also wanting to get married this year. We know he would have to be gone a lot, but after

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