Saia has lost overall 100+ driver

Discussion in 'Saia' started by Dirtyrose, Apr 28, 2017.

  1. othertrucker2001

    othertrucker2001 Professional Flummoxer

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    As my kid says on her posts about her friends when they get stupid......
    OMG......I'm sure Train can't be management and give out that information. His "stringpullers" would have a stroke.
     
  2. Dirtyrose

    Dirtyrose Member

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    He is a mole
     
  3. Jo mama Angie daddy

    Jo mama Angie daddy Member

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    Maybe he has "loco"motives.
     
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  4. Dracula

    Dracula Well-Known Member

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    Give train some time and he comes back with an answer. Thank You. There is one metric, whereby everyone can judge for themselves, if the camera situation is causing drivers to leave. The camera debate has been going on for awhile. Three months ago the company made it a point, to take time at the last quarterly meetings and before that sent postcards home to the missus, to reassure everyone that the cameras are there for the drivers protection. The next round of quarterly meetings should be held in the next few weeks. If there is a problem, the company will address the issue again, meaning that the situation just will not die. Let's see.
     
  5. othertrucker2001

    othertrucker2001 Professional Flummoxer

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    Sqeeky wheel get the grease, and I don't see him sqeeking
    Or maybe Dirtyrose is a mole trying to shed attention.
     
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  6. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    Yes, Dave that was a good one. I even laughed when I read it. I refrained from giving it a like but since you did I suppose I will. It was funny.
     
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  7. othertrucker2001

    othertrucker2001 Professional Flummoxer

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    Maybe some of his friends are a bit less "loco"motivated.
     
  8. renegaderider

    renegaderider Active Member

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    Tulsa terminal hit hard with drivers quitting.
    they say Tulsa needs drivers bad. They hitting the door up there
     
  9. Dirtyrose

    Dirtyrose Member

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    But it is a linehaul rumor :biglaugh:
     
  10. renegaderider

    renegaderider Active Member

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    I talked to guy last night out of there.
     
  11. joes bar and grill

    joes bar and grill Well-Known Member

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    The ex navy seal? or the undercover DEA guy?
     
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  12. conartist

    conartist Active Member

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    Yeah.. our terminal has freight stuck in tulsa.. and we're 900 miles from tulsa.
     
  13. renegaderider

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    All I don't know It's the 2nd time I saw him and we chatted for a bit.
     
  14. truckdriver

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    Short on drivers, and the state of Illinois underwater for a couple of days... magnified the problem.
     
  15. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    I won't sugar coat this. Tulsa is having some serious issues. Can't say it's a direct result of DriveCam but I can't say it isn't either. Rider did he tell you it was because of DriveCam?
     
  16. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    Did you get my PM "rider" ???
     
  17. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    Joe, Rider doesn't BS. He's a friend of mine.
     
  18. renegaderider

    renegaderider Active Member

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    I just did. Was off truckers board for a bit. I responded
     
  19. renegaderider

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    Yea he said they nick picking. His words. It ain't systems guys or guys that's been here 1 or 2yrs we talking about at these barns we losing. It's guys that's top 5 or top 8 driver at that particular terminals
     
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  20. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    Many of the senior guys won't ride with trainers that have less driving experience than them. It's a pride thing. Many will just walk away. I hate to see that. Let's move to private only "Rider" .... Please.
     
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