2 Accidents And A Speeding Conviction

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Imani B.'s Comment
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Wassup everybody. I am interested in becoming a Heavy Tractor Trailer driver. I do have 2 non insured crashes, 10 years apart. The most recent, 4 years old. I also have 1 speeding ticket 4 years old. The question is, am I hireable?

Bran009's Comment
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You might have some issues, I'm sure the more experienced folks will give some advice. Mine is to call some recruiters, be truthful not only answer the questions they ask. If you don't have a CDL you will prolly want to go through a company paid training. Good luck!

Paid CDL Training Programs

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.
Susan D. 's Comment
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Most companies want 3 clean years on your MVR so you're good to go.

MVR:

Motor Vehicle Record

An MVR is a report of your driving history, as reported from your state Department of Motor Vehicles. Information on this report may include Drivers License information, point history, violations, convictions, and license status on your driving record.

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