1. Trashman2013

    Trashman2013 Bobtail Member

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    I recently and naively started using CBD Oil. I’ve taken just under 2 Months. I was Terminated today from a Dump Truck Driving Job. Last Monday I was involved in a Accident that had a Fatality. I was cleared from the Camera in my Truck and another Driver in Car was Charged. I took the Required Drug Test w out any worries but was told of the results today and Terminated. I only beleived it was OK since CBD is practically sold everywhere now. Can someone suggest action I should take to get job back or is there a loophole in the system? My Employer beleived me but they say it’s not FDA Regulated (Approved). Is there any steps to take to beat this or am I SOL? Thanks. I’m not usually Naive but this got me as I had never heard of THC either and I’m 54
     
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  3. I glide 47

    I glide 47 Road Train Member

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    I would say sol. But good luck
     
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  4. Allow Me.

    Allow Me. Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

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    CDL driver involved in accident with fatality ? That's bad news. Then you're taking CBD oil ? Yikes....luck with ya'
     
  5. ZVar

    ZVar Road Train Member

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    Don't worry about getting a new driving job because one of two things or both will happen.
    1. You will be spending the next few years behind bars.
    2. You will loose everything you own and owe several million dollars from a civil suit.

    Doesn't matter who was at fault either because you should have never been there to begin with.
     
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  6. Chinatown

    Chinatown Road Train Member

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    You'll have to complete the SAP program, then after that, start looking for a company that will hire a SAP graduate. The company that fired you should have directed you to an accredited program.
    @Moose1958 may have some info. for you on that.
     
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  7. '88K100

    '88K100 Light Load Member

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    CBD oil causes no impairment. You’re getting screwed because the system is messed up. Good luck

    You might want to check ingredients on your CBD,,,I have some that is CBD 30MG/ML THC 1.39 MG/ML....The THC is so low the whole bottle would not get a fly high but enough to ruin your life in USA
     
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  8. truckdriver31

    truckdriver31 Road Train Member

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    your screwing hasnt started yet. the family of the person that died is going to sue you. you having cbd oil in your system is going to hurt your case very bad.
     
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  9. LtlAnonymous

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    Don't worry about your career.

    Worry about your freedom.
     
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  10. "semi" retired

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    Sigh,,,America, where only this could even be discussed in a rational manner. Anywhere else, like Peru, you'd be in one of the urine soaked heck holes, but in America, got to be a way out of this. And these G-D lawyers, find a way. This is a clear case, of "not me", looking for a loophole,,,America!!! Sorry, but if you don't even get off on that crap, why would you risk everything for it.
     
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