Finally We Got To Leave West Valley

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Robert D. (Raptor)'s Comment
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After sitting for 3 days at West Valley the roads are open. Yeah. I wasn't sure if the tires remembered if they were round or not.

But we still have to get through Wyoming and Denver. But at least we r moving.

Bruce K.'s Comment
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Raptor, are you getting daily pay while training? This is one of the issues with truck driving. If we get paid by the mile and something beyond our control happens, then we get no miles. I'm currently sitting idle for the third day in a row because of a breakdown. But delays happened when I was in construction and there was no pay for that, either, so I guess it has to be absorbed and then the beat goes on.

Robert D. (Raptor)'s Comment
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Bruce K.

We sat from Wednesday until this morning, and during training you log in everyday. And then I send in for my training pay. While my mentor sat without getting paid. But after you go solo that all changes. So don't let your mentor prevent you from logging in. At least that is how it works at Swift.

The other carriers should be the same.

Well we changed directions going I 15 south to Us 6 east and I 70.

Well good luck Bruce, keep us posted.


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