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Managing Space – Safe Driving Tips for CMV Drivers

When driving on the road for long periods of time it easy to become inpatient or not alert. This is when driving can become dangerous especially when driving a large commercial vehicle. Large trucks simply don’t stop or turn as … Continue reading

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Cell Phone Ban On CDL Drivers – Updated Rules & Regulations

As of January 3, 2012 all commercial vehicle drivers are prohibited from using their cellular device under certain circumstances. This is a federal rule and applies to all commercial vehicle drivers only when the driver is driving a commercial vehicle.¬†Forms … Continue reading

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CDL Practice Tests Vehicle Inspection

Inspection is Necessary You must inspect your vehicle to ensure safety for you and others on the road. Issues with a vehicle found before a trip will save you money and possibly your life. Preventative maintenance is key to keeping … Continue reading

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California CDL Test Answers

The California commercial driver’s license test is can be very challenging without the proper preparation. In order to prepare for the cdl test one must obtain a copy of the cdl handbook. In the handbook you will find information on … Continue reading

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New York CDL Practice tests and Answers

A quick look into the new york commercial driver’s license tests. In the state of New York you must pass your CDL written permit test before you can take the road tests and get your CDL. Every New York CDL … Continue reading

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Be Prepared with CDL Practice Tests

The CDL permit test is the first hurdle in the process of getting your commercial driver’s license. With multiple CDL endorsements and lots of information, the written test can be intimidating. The fastest, most effective, and easiest way to prepare … Continue reading

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Florida CDL Written Test Information

A brief summary of the cdl permit process in Florida. At most Florida DMV offices the florida cdl written test is administered on a computer. Each question on the test is timed. You have to be well prepared to pass … Continue reading

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Commercial Driver’s License Classifications

CDL License Classes CDL Class A Any combination of vehicles with a GCWR of 26,001 or more pounds provided the GVWR of the vehicle(s) being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds. Example – Tractor trailer CDL Class B Any … Continue reading

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CDL Written Test

Each state makes their own cdl written tests that follow federal standards. Each of the written tests must have a minimum of 30 questions.¬†That means that the New Jersey and Mississippi test may have a different number of questions, but … Continue reading

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CDL Endorsements Explained

CDL General Knowledge test Every perspective commercial driver must pass this written test. This test covers the basics like managing space, controlling speed, identifying hazards, driving in the night and accident procedures to name a few. Air Brakes Test It … Continue reading

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