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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

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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A tip of the hat

It’s Driver Appreciation Week, Sept. 15 to 21, 2013. We salute those who perform this essential and all too often thankless job with professionalism. Truck driving isn’t all that easy to do, much less to do it well. We feel privileged for … 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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Scam alert

Kathy at Truck Driving Academy in California passes along this scam alert: “There is a gentleman using the name Michael Diangelo.  He is identifying himself as a representative of Martin Transport.  He is asking for 3 students and is especially … Continue reading

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Scam alert

Gretchen Jackson, Recruiting Manager for Con-way Truckload, passes along this scam alert:      It has come to our attention that there is a scammer out there looking for your money! We have received several calls today regarding this and want to inform ALL … Continue reading

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Scam alert

The scammers are not taking the holiday season off. Richard Hidalgo reports: Just got a call from a Michael Hayes 615 268-4393 who claimed to be from Covenant Transport. He said he was in need of drivers so I started … Continue reading

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Scam alert

Nona McDonough of Covenant Transport passes along this scam alert: I just received a phone call from Dorothy Campbell of Wichita Truck Driving School.  She advised that her students are receiving phone calls from a “fake” recruiter named, Wayne Bishop from phone … Continue reading

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