Ready For Orientation At US Xpress!!

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Travis T.'s Comment
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Hey all,

I've browsed the site for a while but I don't think I've ever thrown out a hello. I'm from West Virginia and recently finished truck school and passed the WV state CDL license test. Woohoo! I'm signed up to attend orientation monday at US Xpress in Springfield, OH and am really excited to get out on the road and do my thing. A huge Thank You for the tremendous amount of info this site has. I look forward to getting out there and possibly meeting some of you all :-)

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.
Ducky's Comment
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Travis:

A BIG hello back, and a huge congrats on your CDL and trucking company choice. Seems like you are well on your way. I look forward to your updates once you get to OH. ...and yes, Brett has set the bar high for others trying to bring relevant info for current and future drivers.

Ducky

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.
Ynkedad's Comment
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Congrats Travis and best of luck to ya!!!good-luck.gif

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