My home state is growing up!
Great advice Dirty.
I effin LOVE chicken wings. They hold a special, dear place in my heart.
Hey Photolurp -
Just read about your story, and I'm so sorry to hear about all of the trouble you're having. Please keep us posted on whether...
Do you guys get reimbursed from your company for tolls?
Great thread Dynosaur. Its always good to hear about the positives - and the negatives - that can come about in an occupation as unique as trucking.
Very good points TruckNGal.
It seems that there are a lot of very good companies who treat their drivers well. They pay them a fair wage and...
Yes... Its such a shame that you folks often get stuck in the middle of situations like this.
True, but they were all extremely helpful to me. Just about any information is useful.
Thanks again Mike, and others who have responded.
Thanks so much for the info Mike and Bear.
When things like this end in tragedy, it is certainly unfortunate for everyone involved.
Thanks for the links guys.
Yes, Roadkill, I am aware of these things, I was just trying to get the concrete circumstances in which a driver or...
Howdy folks -
I'm wondering if anyone is familiar with the violations of HOS laws that can bring criminal penalties. According to the FMCSA,...
Great thread! I hope more folks weigh in on this.
Do you think it varies depending on the size of the company or how busy they are?
Yeah, but that still stinks... Having to violate a law just to get to someplace safe.
See.. This really stinks. The driver is really stuck between a rock and a hard place on this one. And it does go back to Greymatters original...
You would think that they would also require a certain number of safe driving years...
I've heard this a lot...
Do you have to have a certain amount of experience to get the hazmat endorsement or can you test for it at any time?
What else would you change about the HOS if you could add or change just one thing?