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Dec 02, 2016

Reasons Why I Quit My Job

Tell us why you have quit past jobs. Did you quit because of not feeling appreciated? Or because of Dispatch? Or perhaps because of Equipment? What are

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Dec 01, 2016

Dating and Relationships Information

This dating and relationship information might save you a lot of headaches if you plan on becoming a truck driver. Actually, it would probably help you out no matter what you plan to do.

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Dec 01, 2016

Silent treatment on the road

My husband has been otr for two years and we kept things strong using texts cell phone and face book. Last time I saw him we had a fight so now he won't

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Nov 30, 2016

Are there many companies that allow you to drink on your 34 hour resets if you are in your own hotel and not operating the truck?

Are there many companies that allow you to drink on your 34 hour resets if you are in your own hotel and not operating the truck? I know some do random

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Nov 30, 2016

Trucker Boyfriend

My trucker boyfriend and I live together and have for about 2 years. Been together for 3. He is home for a few hours Tuesday & Thursday evenings, and then

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Nov 30, 2016

What will happen if i hit a car on highway?

I hit a car on highway. What will happen right after accident. No one was hurt

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Nov 30, 2016

If I get pulled over for a traffic violation such bald tires do I get the infraction or does t it go towards the company

If I get pulled over for a traffic violation such as bald tires does that go towards my license or does that go towards the company that I'm driving for

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Nov 29, 2016

expired registration on company truck

I got a citation for expired registration on company truck

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Nov 29, 2016

10 moths Girlfriend

I have been dating a truck driver for almost 10 months now in the beginning he wants to hang out with me all the time. He never helps me with my bills

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Nov 29, 2016

Best 3 Cities For Being a Truck Driver

According to Zippia the best three cities for becoming a truck driver is

1. Morristown TN2. Midland TX3. Fayettville AR

They used metrics such as opportunity, salary and cost of living.

Can't say I disagree. I like Midland the best of the 3 personally.

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Nov 28, 2016

Cdl holder as rider not driver

Do insurance companies allow riders who hold CDL on truck with employee who will actually be driving?

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Nov 28, 2016

Head rack $500

HEad rack, first $500 take need to sell, call Alex 732 904 0439 I am having trouble uploading the pictures if you want a pic email chubbytruckers@aol.com

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Nov 28, 2016

4 car Trailer $5900

4 car Wally Mo new Tires New Brake, Ready to put to work, Call Alex For any other information 732 904 0439 $5900 or BO

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Nov 27, 2016

Used Flatbed equpment

All equpment was used only one month! 2 x Tarp 18x24 (8drop) $250/each Tarp 20 x 24 (8 drop) $250 20 x Winch Strap 4 $25/each 3 x Flat Hook Ratchet Strap

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Nov 26, 2016

Son killed by trucker who was driving while disqualified

My son was killed in an accident where he was hit by a semi, the driver of the semi was disqualified from having a cdl before the accident what does this

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Nov 25, 2016

Lack of Communication and Feeling Taken for Granted...

I understand life in the road can be stressful. You never know exactly what's going to happen. I've learned over the years to be patient and go with the

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Nov 22, 2016

i want to know the risk behind ice trucker

what are the risk behind ice trucker?

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Nov 22, 2016

Sweetwater Tx Truckstop video reflecting on life

Video in Sweetwater Texas at T/A truckstop reflecting on life. Video stars a dog. lol

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Nov 22, 2016

If you have been having back pain this might help you

If you have been experiencing Back pain, here is something you might be interested in.

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Nov 22, 2016

Mark

Ottawa, Olathe, ks Neff class A roadtest. That's it. 479-685-5534

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Nov 21, 2016

Looking for chrome shops in northern Texas an in new Mexico

I'm looking for Chrome shops in Northern Texas and in New Mexico if anyone knows where some are that would be helpful

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Nov 21, 2016

If I leave the truck and trailer in their yard is it abandoned load?

I left the company's truck and trailer loaded in their yard and they want to charge me with abandoned load

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Nov 20, 2016

What is the best soft luggage to buy a trucker

I'm the wife of a long -hauler. He uses a long sloppy cheap duffle bag, cumbersome and needs to be replaced. I'd like to get him something compact on

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Nov 20, 2016

Can I drive on highway with trailer doors open

Driving with trailer doors open

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Nov 20, 2016

Good accounting software for trucking

We are new to the trucking industry and was wondering if anyone can tell me a good accounting software or spreadsheet to use with out it breaking our bank

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Nov 18, 2016

Will someone hire me with 6 yr old drug test failure

Failed a drug test 6 years ago in the army. Is there any companies out there that will hire me... so far most are saying you cant have ever failed one...

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Nov 18, 2016

Louisiana Trucker Abandoned Wife and dog "Roscoe" during Route

Is this a crime? I have helped my husband with loads and deliveries for years. Unannounced to me my husband told the employees and staff he was finished

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Nov 17, 2016

Haul extra weight in freight for free? Don't.

I want to know if you guys having the same issue.. I was in Brooking Oregon Getting lumber For my broker 48,000 and they ended up putting 50,680 pound

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Nov 16, 2016

Disclosing information about CMV Company

I drove for a company that had about 500 trucks and like a 3 to 1 ratio with trailers for only 300 miles. I did orientation with them and I am a student

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Nov 16, 2016

Can I log off-duty bobtailing?

If I am bobtail, without trailer, can I log myself off duty? I have heard that if it is under 250 miles, you can log yourself off duty.

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