Category Archives: trucking jobs

Studying the restart

HDT (Heavy Duty Trucking) Info reports that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is on track to launch its study of the 34-hour restart, citing Martin Walker, chief of the agency’s research division. Congress ordered the study when it suspended … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season…to scam :-(

Sandra McCoskey from Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona alerted us to the fact that Michael Hays is calling schools purportedly as a representative from US Trucks. Please read below message from Sandra and make sure not to provide him … Continue reading

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Scam alert

The American Trucking Associations passes along this scam alert: For the past two weeks an individual identifying himself as Larry Davis is calling Truck Driving schools representing that he is a recruiter for Knight Transportation, gleaning names of students from … Continue reading

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Topical Tuesday: Driving Jobs

Topical Tuesday: Different types of truck driving jobs Topical Tuesday: thoughts on trucking-related subjects by contributing writers by Mike Green My dad had a dedicated run. He drove from where we lived to Chicago and back on a regular basis. … Continue reading

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Scam alert

It is a new year and we have a new scammer. We have been notified by the Commercial Vehicle Training Association about the following from both Western Pacific Truck School and TransAm Trucking: A Michael Phillips called a school saying … Continue reading

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Scam alert

We’ve learned that Fred Stamey, Director Truck Driver Program, Sampson Community College received a call from a man calling himself Michael Davis from Martin Transport. Mr. Davis called the school looking for student drivers. He indicated that he is a … Continue reading

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Personal safety around trucks

We are proud and delighted to announce that we are contributors to The Boom at Eagle Ford Shale. This colorful, informative and entertaining oilfield publication is available in print and online. Check out our first story, Personal Safety in the … Continue reading

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Craigslist Scam Targets Truck Drivers

The Commercial Vehicle Training Association passed along this scam alert: Tulsa, OK police are warning truck drivers about a man who is using Craigslist ads to solicit truck drivers for bogus jobs in order to get information for an identity … Continue reading

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Scam alert

For some years now we’ve been alerting you to attempts to scam truck driving job applicants. We spread the word about one scam being perpetrated just to have another pop up. Scamming has gotten so serious that the U.S. Department … Continue reading

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Scam alert

Cathy Greene, Director of Operations & Job Development, Truck Driving Academy, TDA Educational Systems, Inc. sends this report about another scam in progress: We received a call today from a guy calling himself David Jenkins, from Marten Transport.  It is … Continue reading

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