Wich Companie To Start

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Emmanuel A.'s Comment
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Now besides to wich companie to start,and of course wich I will qualify to get in,what's better or more convenient,go by "" mile"" or by porcent??? The other question whats the ral truth about the things the companies offer when they visit the school telling us the " benefits" of working on their companies? It worth to go team driver and be owner operator at same time,whats the truth of the otr and been a tem driver with a friend or brother,how it works the driving time ,the on duty and off duty for the "team driver"

OTR:

Over The Road

OTR driving normally means you'll be hauling freight to various customers throughout your company's hauling region. It often entails being gone from home for two to three weeks at a time.

Owner Operator:

An owner-operator is a driver who either owns or leases the truck they are driving. A self-employed driver.

Starcar's Comment
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You have to research the company...you ask yourself these questions....Do they have freight lanes near my home....Do they have the trucks I want to drive....Do they haul the freight I want to haul....Do they pay me a reasonable wage....Do they offer home time that fits me... These are the questions you go thru AFTER you have applied to any and all the companies !!! You will want to stick with the company you choose for a year, solid. That will pay off your training, and give you experience, and makes you look great to the next company you apply to. So pick wisely....But remember....they are investing ALOT in you up front.

OOS:

When a violation by either a driver or company is confirmed, an out-of-service order removes either the driver or the vehicle from the roadway until the violation is corrected.

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