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Colorado Deaf Employees At 18 Wheeles Trucker.

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Posted on Feb 16, 2010 at 08:26 PM Total posts: 15
This is not the first time I have ever seen a Colorado deaf man work for Company on a 18 wheeles Trucker.. I asked a deaf man " How Do you Hear Or Recall When Someone Call You On CB Radio Station?" He said, Mostly Company requires by Law if you are H.O.H , and have your hearing- aid to be ability driving a trucker on a road trip.. The Company will know and texting you instead of using a CB Radio. " To Me"... I have been living California for nine years and they required every employee to have a certification before you become a real truck drivers and using their CB Radio to contact a routine a truckers. I find hard to believe deaf men in the USA are ability to drive a 18 wheeler trucker and without in use of CB Radio to contact the other truckers and even though without their certification.. I must see their proud of successful without discrimation on the jobs....COOL! Tell Me... What Do You think a deaf Man in the USA can work on a Travel 18 wheeles trucker routine without using contact CB Radio?
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Posted on Nov 09, 2011 at 05:16 PM Total posts: 1

I heard about the deaf truck driver from other states. What I was concern about the deaf truck driver able drive in how far can deaf trucker able to drive to and from? Myself as HOH trucker for over 30 yrs and I driven almost all states. I been running some west and mostly at east coast area. If you got some more infomation about deaf trucker. I would like to hear about it!!

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Posted on Jul 16, 2011 at 11:14 PM Total posts: 2
i deliver pizza but i got my CDL and am sorta trying to get a job
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Posted on Jul 12, 2011 at 09:08 AM Total posts: 7
Hello!How are you?Nice to meet you!
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Posted on Dec 06, 2010 at 08:21 PM
yo need comoany on road?

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Posted on Jul 02, 2010 at 09:36 AM Total posts: 1

I work as a heavy recovery driver in London . We haven't got a problem ,they have if they can.t comunicate properly

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Posted on May 07, 2010 at 01:41 PM Total posts: 1
other way I know most trucking companies provide email devices between drivers & their companies as i'm not trucker but rode w/friend. I'm HOH used to drive 3 type of garbage trucks in my 11 yrs career. It was difficult listening on communication radio...not CB. I wish for trucking career better than garbage job. Rat
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Posted on Apr 20, 2010 at 12:32 AM Total posts: 2
Good for that eighteenwheel driver! A dream of mine to drive those "dangerous darkies". Myself a deaf person, drive taxi at night - sometimes long distance - texting on cell my way of communication with all people conserned. I am a woman.
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Posted on Apr 16, 2010 at 08:19 PM Total posts: 1
I am hearing and drive a truck I have not had my cb on for 6 mounth just trash talk on it all drivers have cell ph and laptop computers now no need to hear.
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Posted on Feb 20, 2010 at 10:27 PM Total posts: 28
I'm very impressed!