Drug Test/feel Horrible.

Topic 29872 | Page 3

Page 3 of 3 Previous Page Go To Page:
Ephraim's Comment
member avatar

You are way over thinking this. And I think I imagined why she groaned. Maybe she had a cramp or gas or something.

When I came to prime we sat in a line all day....80 of us waiting for the physical and drug test. We were constantly drinking and peeing and I didn't get my drug test until 3pm cause of it. Everyone's first urine of the day is more concentrated than others. Women take them with their periods and blood gets mixed in. Graphic yes, but I bet DOT rules don't say anything about that. So calm down.

They watched you. Your couldn't cheat that way. In still wondering how long you were in the bathroom the first time before coming out cause it takes a LONG time for urine to cool. I have seen samples sitting in a desk for a but before being tested or marked. (Under observation of tester filling out forms).

After I gave all that I had, I stood there seeing if I had anymore for about a minute, it could have been two. I was pretty close to the fill line so I thought I could get it out of me some how. I was totally oblivious to the heat strip/shy bladder procedure. In the moment I thought I had to produce RIGHT NOW lol. I haven't taken a drug test in a while. Now I know better.

Thanks Kearsey

DOT:

Department Of Transportation

A department of the federal executive branch responsible for the national highways and for railroad and airline safety. It also manages Amtrak, the national railroad system, and the Coast Guard.

State and Federal DOT Officers are responsible for commercial vehicle enforcement. "The truck police" you could call them.

Ephraim's Comment
member avatar

Davey,

That is awesome. I plan on just riding in the street but loved the sound and look super sports since I was a child. Yamahas look great. I think its the best looking 600 but I heard its not comfortable for street riding. 2nd on my list is the 6r. leaning towards the Kawasaki because I heard its more comfortable and has more low end torque, which will come in handy in a city environment. But man, nothing beats the look of the r6, especially 2017+.

Thanks for the reply

Davy A.'s Comment
member avatar

The R6 have excellent handling, all of the sport bikes are more bike than we will ever use on the street. Most importantly though is tires, they must, absolutely must be at the proper pressure, in good condition and the correct type of tire for riding you are doing. I cant reccomend strongly enough, MSR courses and then bringing which ever bike you get to a track school and getting instruction at the track. It will save your life many times over and you may find that prefer track riding to the street, its safer, a controlled environment,, no speeding tickets, run-out and medical staff on standby. I sadly see 1 to 3 fatalites each week here during season, in the canyons, most preventable, almost all of them from rider error. shiny side up

Ephraim's Comment
member avatar

Update- Everything went fine as you guys suggested. Got my Permit in the meantime and now I am waiting for a orientation date. Thanks to all.

Anne A. (G13Momcat)'s Comment
member avatar

Update- Everything went fine as you guys suggested. Got my Permit in the meantime and now I am waiting for a orientation date. Thanks to all.

Congrats, man!!!

~ Anne ~

Page 3 of 3 Previous Page Go To Page:

New Reply:

New! Check out our help videos for a better understanding of our forum features

Bold
Italic
Underline
Quote
Photo
Link
Smiley
Links On TruckingTruth


example: TruckingTruth Homepage



example: https://www.truckingtruth.com
Submit
Cancel
Upload New Photo
Please enter a caption of one sentence or less:

Click on any of the buttons below to insert a link to that section of TruckingTruth:

Getting Started In Trucking High Road Training Program Company-Sponsored Training Programs Apply For Company-Sponsored Training Truck Driver's Career Guide Choosing A School Choosing A Company Truck Driving Schools Truck Driving Jobs Apply For Truck Driving Jobs DOT Physical Drug Testing Items To Pack Pre-Hire Letters CDL Practice Tests Trucking Company Reviews Brett's Book Leasing A Truck Pre-Trip Inspection Learn The Logbook Rules Sleep Apnea
Done
Done

0 characters so far - 5,500 maximum allowed.
Submit Preview

Preview:

Submit
Cancel

This topic has the following tags:

Advice For New Truck Drivers Drug and Alcohol Testing Hair Follicle Drug Testing Hard Lessons Learned Pre-Employment Screening Program
Click on any of the buttons above to view topics with that tag, or you can view a list of all forum tags here.

Join Us!

We have an awesome set of tools that will help you understand the trucking industry and prepare for a great start to your trucking career. Not only that, but everything we offer here at TruckingTruth is 100% free - no strings attached! Sign up now and get instant access to our member's section:
High Road Training Program Logo
  • The High Road Training Program
  • The High Road Article Series
  • The Friendliest Trucker's Forum Ever!
  • Email Updates When New Articles Are Posted

Apply For Paid CDL Training Through TruckingTruth

Did you know you can fill out one quick form here on TruckingTruth and apply to several companies at once for paid CDL training? Seriously! The application only takes one minute. You will speak with recruiters today. There is no obligation whatsoever. Learn more and apply here:

Apply For Paid CDL Training

About Us

TruckingTruth was founded by Brett Aquila (that's me!), a 15 year truck driving veteran, in January 2007. After 15 years on the road I wanted to help people understand the trucking industry and everything that came with the career and lifestyle of an over the road trucker. We'll help you make the right choices and prepare for a great start to your trucking career.

Read More

Becoming A Truck Driver

Becoming A Truck Driver is a dream we've all pondered at some point in our lives. We've all wondered if the adventure and challenges of life on the open road would suit us better than the ordinary day to day lives we've always known. At TruckingTruth we'll help you decide if trucking is right for you and help you get your career off to a great start.

Learn More