Updated My Profile----Completed Training!

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The Flying Fireman's Comment
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After completing 7 weeks of company training, I have updated my profile to rookie solo driver. I picked up my truck, and my first load yesterday to deliver to Shawnee, Oklahoma on Monday morning. I chose the flatbed route with McElroy Truck Lines and have been most satisfied with my choice. As it has been stated many times in this forum, I think it is attitude that will make you or break you in this business. (or in life, really)

I feel like the real learning is about to begin........


Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
Turtle's Comment
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Congratulations Fireman, and welcome to the flatbed world. I hear McElroy is a good outfit.

Yeah, now is when the real fun begins. Be sure to let us know how things are going. Good luck!

Marty G.'s Comment
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Congrats on completing your training, good luck and stay safe.

Parrothead66's Comment
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I know your load information says 07:00 but Charles will be out to unload you at 05:00. So as long as there’s no rain have your tarps off and ready at 5:00. If you haven’t been to Shawnee pull in between Lowe’s and (I think it’s) Office Max....You’ll park and unload right about where the trailer is in this picture. Gate will be on your left

Parrothead66's Comment
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Brett Aquila's Comment
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Hey congrats Flying Fireman! Welcome to the big leagues!


The Flying Fireman's Comment
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Thanks everybody! Thanks Parrothead for the info and especially the picture! I will be expecting visual aids from you for every place I deliver to! Today went as smooth as I could ask for!

PJ's Comment
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Congrats, be thankful for the smooth days, their not all as easy

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