6 Months! :)

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Flatie C.'s Comment
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Finally hit the 6 months bein a trucker! Gosh didn't even know its 6 months already! Haha I still remember those times that I can't even do straight backing when I was in school hahaha!

I don't know how many miles I run between the 6 months period, all I knw is Im enjoying every bit of my job + lifestyle. I've been pretty much in 48 states, up to Maine ( North East ) , Florida ( South ) , Cali ( West ) and Seattle ( North West ).. As far as ya knw our company is a North East base so New York , PA , Jersey etc are pretty much regular route. Ticket Free , had one incdent last month in FL when I missed the ramp but it wasn't in my DAC. Driven dif weather condition..so much fun haha!

I am really happy & grateful. I have no complain wit my employer..they keep me busy all the time. I am looking forward spending more months and years over here in ABX.

Also thank you TT family for everything! Trucking is now my life. I also do photoblog while im in trucking hehehe. Il share the website link whenever its ready.

Here's a sweet pic of my green monster taken somewhere in Dallas Forth Worth last week!

I will keep ya all posted! Cheers! :)

green Abilene Motors tractor-trailer semi truck being unloaded in Dallas Ft. Worth

DAC:

Drive-A-Check Report

A truck drivers DAC report will contain detailed information about their job history of the last 10 years as a CDL driver (as required by the DOT).

It may also contain your criminal history, drug test results, DOT infractions and accident history. The program is strictly voluntary from a company standpoint, but most of the medium-to-large carriers will participate.

Most trucking companies use DAC reports as part of their hiring and background check process. It is extremely important that drivers verify that the information contained in it is correct, and have it fixed if it's not.

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
Cwc's Comment
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That's a nice Volvo! Keep it up it only gets easier.

Turtle's Comment
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Wow! Has it been 6 months already? Seems almost like yesterday that you were still figuring out where you wanted to go. Congratulations!

Dominick V.'s Comment
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What company do you work for?

Truckin Along With Kearse's Comment
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Yay!!! Love hearing how good you are doing ;)

Keep trucking along

's Comment
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CONGRATS!!! Can't wait until I can post the same thing!!

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Gladhand's Comment
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Congrats, glad to see another TTer from our rookie group hit 6 months! Heres you another 6! .dancing-dog.gifdancing-dog.gifdancing-dog.gif

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Congrats Flatie! I love it when you stop by with an update because I love your enthusiasm! You've always had the right attitude for this job. It's great hearing from people who are happy and successful and doing well out there.

I also do photoblog while im in trucking

I hope you'll come by and share some photos with us here! We'd love to see em. I'm a huge fan of everyone's photos.

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Stay safe out there and keep having fun!

Farmerbob1's Comment
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Congrats!! Sounds like you're loving it!

Brian F.'s Comment
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Turtle, when did you say you're starting Swift school in Indiana?

Wow! Has it been 6 months already? Seems almost like yesterday that you were still figuring out where you wanted to go. Congratulations!

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