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april in Tampa, Florida

10 months ago

Sophie Russell in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida said: We own our own company in the restaurant industry. We are considering going into truck driving as a team owner operator with 2 children that are 8 year old. Any families on the road now, please send any comments!!! Are children welcome on the road?

No no no. First of all trucking is a brutal life. You gotta love what you. Its no life for a child of any age. Kids get to ride a few weeks in summer sure but to live in on a dif story. What about whenout of hours with no bathroom or dinner? Snowed in somewhere for days . we get paid by the mile not the hour. We work 70 plus hours a week 14 plus hours a day. Honestly when we stop we wanna shower eat and sleep. We want quiet n rest. Not screaming messy kids everywhere. Furthermore alot of such as myself think its child abuse. If i see a child Living in a truck ill call the cops and local dhs for child endangerment. Im not the only one. Might keep that in mind

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1 month ago

Living on the road is one thing. But a ride should be OK. This person just seems to HATE KIDS. THIS ADVICE IS FROM A IGNORANT PERSON. I will be taking my son and we will ride with my fiancee for about a weeK, it should be okay when we stop but living on the road of course is a no no With kids. Nut a trip should be okay. I know kids could be annoying and get tired of the ride and maybe me to but a week out of summer vacation to spend with his dad shouldn't upset anyone especially if you are a loving family. No one should ever live on road with kids I am quite sure you didn't mean live on road. Bye.

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1 month ago

Not nut, but darn phone.

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maral eitzen in Watertown, South Dakota

26 days ago

MTE Transportation has several immediate openings for team owner-operators who are tired of not being paid what they are worth!!.

You provide:

2000 or newer tractor and a trailer. WE need dry vans, flatbeds stepds and reefers.

2 drivers with class a cdl, and 1 year driving experience with clean driving record.

Be ready to work immediately

We provide at no charge back to o.o:

Insurance including cargo,liability,physical damage and bobtail

Plates reimbursed

2290 reimbursed



tolls paid

up to 850 per week rent for your equipment

We buy 100% of the fuel

.49 a mile split driver pay

6000+ miles per week every week.

Contact Maral 605 two three seven six one eight eight

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mfirestone in Los Angeles, California

20 days ago

Did you ever go trucking with your family? I would really like to get in touch with you if you did or any other families that are living on the road with kids. Please let me know

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