YRC must think this is a game of Monopoly

Discussion in 'Estes Express Lines' started by Doughboy248, May 10, 2013.

  1. mildew

    mildew Super Moderator Staff Member

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    They were going to apply for a billion dollar bailout a while back then magically decided against it even though they were sinking fast. Things look better when companies succeed without a handout. I'm glad they are making it but I'd like to know the real story.
     
  2. strangedays50

    strangedays50 Active Member

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    They did buy a trucking company in China, and we all know how those guys like to buy up debt.Also China is known for a very high quality opium which the board members of yellow must have sampled because these guys are as high as a giraffe ***** if they were sitting around one day and someone said,hey **** lets buy ABF and **** with them for awhile.At the end of the day its a good bet someone in YRC needs to go to prison over the way they have moved all that money around.
     
  3. suicidejockey

    suicidejockey Active Member

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    ats ok us non union guys will haul the freight when they shut down
     
  4. joes bar and grill

    joes bar and grill Well-Known Member

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    You guys have been saying that for a long time now
     
  5. Maxxed

    Maxxed Banned

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    Still can't figure out why we financed them
     
  6. Starkravinloon

    Starkravinloon Hero's Falling At Home

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    Rob considered it , capitalizing during a time of weakness....
     
  7. claim jumper

    claim jumper Active Member

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    Yeah, you'll be hauling it. Getting paid pennies compared to what you get paid now.
     
  8. Rodeo

    Rodeo Active Member

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    Mildew The Gov. didn't bail them out. The Employees did. Ask any union member how much money is taking out of there check each week for concession's
     
  9. Cab Lizzard

    Cab Lizzard Well-Known Member

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    I remember when Viking and a few other Nons paid a buck an hour more put radio's and air in the trucks . Just to keep the drivers happy and be union free.
    And it worked !!!
     
  10. troubleman84

    troubleman84 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah 15% out my check every week average 250 to 350 a week
     
  11. mildew

    mildew Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Dang! And y'all signed for this kind of punishment?
     
  12. troubleman84

    troubleman84 Well-Known Member

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    Saying a prayer it won't be for to much longer
     
  13. yrc-atm

    yrc-atm commodities relocator

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    We figured we can take a few more steps backwards to even us up with y'all
     
  14. mildew

    mildew Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Doggone! !! Y'all are losing $250/300+ a week and staying even with us. Not counting union dues. I want a raise :hissyfit:
     
  15. Maxxed

    Maxxed Banned

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    No raise this year. Jeb Burton got it.
     
  16. yrc-atm

    yrc-atm commodities relocator

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    Add health and welfare, overtime, and paid for time and yes, you should ask for a raise. Dues are deductible.
     
  17. mildew

    mildew Super Moderator Staff Member

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    What about the waiting for the phone to ring? Is that deductable?
     
  18. yrc-atm

    yrc-atm commodities relocator

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    I dont answer phones. Those are customer service reps
     
  19. a9faninnc

    a9faninnc Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Yea,and we dont even get to participate in those coo,s every month...We are really missing out...
     
  20. yrc-atm

    yrc-atm commodities relocator

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    Last coo here was 2009. And that only affected a very small percentage of drivers. Next.
     

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