Does Anyone Know Anything About Knight Transportation

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Margaret Jane O.'s Comment
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Looking for info on knight transportation

Lucky Life's Comment
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Go to search bar, top left of page. Enter Knight and you will find tons of information.

G-Town's Comment
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Welcome to the forum. Here is Trucking Truth's review on Knight Transportation

You also might want to review the following links that represent TT's starter kit .

Good luck!

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.

OWI:

Operating While Intoxicated

millionmiler24's Comment
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Ask Old School. He is the authority on Knight.

G-Town's Comment
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Ask Old School. He is the authority on Knight.

I am sure he will reply when he has the time...

Old School's Comment
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I'm curious Margaret Jane O, are you an experienced driver, or a newbie?

I have been employed as a driver by Knight for the past three years. I'm sure I could give you some information if I had a better idea of what you're after.

Mikey W.'s Comment
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62mph truck DM that know your name Good money Smaller auto volvos typically some freight liners and some internationals Elite pass Free laundry at terminals Direct deposit EFS Zonar driver tech

Great company probably the best starter company which can take you to a few years experience or potentially even a whole career.

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.
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