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Truck Driving Schools and Trucking Companies: Post Your Comments about Them Here

Feb
22,
2008
310

First, I want to thank you for your trust and support in helping to make  Truth About Trucking the best selling  CDL Trucking Book for Students and New Drivers.   Allen Smith Many of you have been writing me and voicing … Continue reading

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Truck Driving Schools: What They Won’t Tell You

Aug
2,
2007
6

I have lost count on how many “new” drivers have contacted me explaining that they have completed a truck driving course and now have their CDL, but they cannot get hired. The reason is always the same . . . … Continue reading

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Truck Driver Training for Accident Prevention

Apr
1,
2007
1

Truck driver training is the single most important factor one should consider when contemplating a future in truck driving careers. Many believe that after a three week course, they are ready to tackle the road as an operator of an … Continue reading

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New Drivers : Beware and Prepare

Jan
30,
2007
2

(A guide to trucking in the Northeast) As someone who is investigating the opportunities in truck driving careers, you undoubtedly have heard the horror stories about trucking in the Northeast. The stories of overcrowded roadways, lack of parking spaces and … Continue reading

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Top 10 Causes of Truck Accidents

Jan
21,
2007
5

As the interstates and highways continue to become more populated, we can expect a rise in motor vehicle accidents. Even though trucking companies have improved their safety training, new statistics show an alarming rate of truck crashes. For years, news … Continue reading

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