Accident #2 at the exact same spot in 48 hours.

Discussion in 'Trucking Accidents' started by snowwy, Dec 2, 2019.

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  2. lovesthedrive

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    Ah the joys of hiding ones BOL
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  3. x1Heavy

    x1Heavy Road Train Member

    Mar 5, 2016
    White County, Arkansas
    Wasnt sure what's its hauling.


    Probably 10,000 Double Eagles in 99.9% gold coin bullion.

    The media never tells the truth...
  4. Mike250rs

    Mike250rs Medium Load Member

    Sep 24, 2019
    Raleigh, NC
    He was pulling triples.. so I'm going with pre filled helium balloons.
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  5. snowwy

    snowwy Road Train Member

    Jul 6, 2009
    They've finally put a sign out for trucks. 50 mph.

    Naturally, trucks just keep on doing 60 for that short stretch.

    Almost had one of them HH trailers run in to my tanker.
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  6. Infosaur

    Infosaur Road Train Member

    Half the time if you asked me what was on my BOL? I couldn't tell you. They usually list part #s or some obscure code. Clothing, parts, food. I have a general idea but honestly I couldn't tell you.

    I often wonder about the guys that pull Phamacy loads, I hear the security for that is really tight. Electronics too.

    Most security hassle I've ever had was actually for cosmetics. 20 pallets of makeup for a new store, the security guy put on their own padlock and a manager took the keys in their own car and met me at the destination.
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  7. Bud A.

    Bud A. Heavy Load Member

    May 10, 2015
    Mountain Time
    Unfortunately, there are normally law-abiding people like my wife who might be tempted to hijack a cosmetics load. I wonder how much of the money I give her has gone to cosmetics over the years. Too much, is all I can say for sure.
  8. Infosaur

    Infosaur Road Train Member

    I got reamed out by a department store because of a faulty door once. (Roll up)

    They said for all I knew there might be $6000 worth of jewelry on the highway somewhere.

    I don't work there anymore, locking the doors was supposed to be the store manager's responsibility and when I came through at 3 am nobody was around. Night shift said just tie it down, but it kept opening, day shift management read me the riot act. Really didn't see what the correct solution was based on what I was told. Leave both trailers (loaded/returns) and bobtail back?
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