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    Accident during seasonal driving

    I was a season brown car driver and was involved in an accident first week of December were a basketball hoop blew over and struck my package car as I was driving by I was told it was a tire 1 near miss I was given my safety ride after and post accident assessment and continued driving rest of...
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    First Accident The same day I received my first year of free accident.

    This is crazy. Wasn't my fault. I had a tier 3 accident same day I hit my first year of free accident. What to expect now ?
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    Charged with a accident

    I just recently began driving for feeders. I have driven a handful of times and I don't have my seniority yet. Last night I forked my back box while attempting to couple. I contacted dispatch and was immediately told to unhook and return to my hub. I was then told to punch out and leave. I'm...
  4. cheryl

    UPS truck crashes, scattering 1,000 packages across I-495

    UPS truck crashes, scattering 1,000 packages across I-495 - Boston Massachusetts State Police say a UPS tractor-trailer has crashed with another truck, scattering more than 1,000 packages across an interstate highway. Police say the crash on Interstate 495 south in Chelmsford at about 10:30...
  5. cheryl

    UPS truck crashes into Santa Rosa taqueria

    UPS truck crashes into Santa Rosa taqueria - The Press Democrat A UPS truck crashed into a taqueria in northwest Santa Rosa Thursday morning, causing an unknown amount of damage, according to the restaurant’s owner. Mendoza Taqueria owner Juan Martin said two employees were in the building...
  6. cheryl

    Woman on mobility scooter killed by UPS truck in Auburn

    Woman on mobility scooter killed by UPS truck in Auburn - KOMONEWS A woman riding on a mobility scooter was killed when she collided with a UPS truck in Auburn Wednesday morning. The woman fell out of her chair at the initial impact and was run over by the truck, police said. She was...
  7. cheryl

    Georgia woman killed in crash involving UPS truck

    Georgia woman killed in crash involving UPS truck - 11 Alive A Georgia woman was killed in a crash this morning on I-65 north in Clark County, Indiana. According to police, she was a passenger in a minivan, that had to slow down to avoid hitting a tree, that had fallen across the interstate...
  8. cheryl

    Funeral Set For UPS Driver Killed At Industrial Park

    Funeral Set For UPS Driver Killed At Industrial Park - Patch Family and friends will gather on Sunday and Monday at the Kurtz Funeral Chapel in New Lenox to mourn the loss of 55-year-old New Lenox resident Thomas Mulka, a 34-year employee for UPS who was killed tragically on Tuesday evening in...
  9. cheryl

    Van crashes into parked UPS truck in Hernando County

    Van crashes into parked UPS truck in Hernando County - WTSP Investigators said a woman was distracted when she drove her van into the back of a parked UPS truck. A woman is being charged with careless driving after Florida Highway Patrol said she crashed into the back of a parked UPS truck on...
  10. cheryl

    Man killed on Pennsylvania Turnpike near Berks County

    Man killed on Pennsylvania Turnpike near Berks County - Reading Eagle The victim, a 25-year-old Brooklyn man whose name was withheld by authorities, was one of three occupants of a Hyundai Sonata that overturned in a single-vehicle crash. All three occupants exited the vehicle. The other two...
  11. cheryl

    Police: Search ongoing for suspect vehicle after it hits UPS driver in Howard Co.

    Police: Search ongoing for suspect vehicle after it hits UPS driver in Howard Co. - Fox Baltimore Howard County Police say that they are searching for a vehicle after a UPS driver was struck in the county, on Saturday night. According to authorities, at 7:30 p.m., a U.P.S. driver was out of...
  12. cheryl

    8-year-old girl on bike dies after being hit by UPS truck in Double Diamond area

    8-year-old girl on bike dies after being hit by UPS truck in Double Diamond, Nevada area - News 4 An 8-year-old girl on a bicycle was hit and killed by a UPS truck near the intersection of Apache Rose Drive and Box Canyon Drive in Double Diamond on Tuesday afternoon, according to Reno Police...
  13. cheryl

    Delivery truck hits pedestrian in fatal accident

    Delivery truck hits pedestrian in fatal accident - Daily Iberian Maj. Wendell Raborn with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office said the pedestrian-vehicle accident happened at 10 a.m. Maturin was pronounced dead at the scene by the Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office. Raborn said the driver, who had...
  14. ixtab

    FIRE! HOT!

    Monday, April 9th San Antonio, TX driver made it out fine... however 2 things this driver did that you should never do... #1 - OPEN THE HOOD - this actually increased oxygen to the engine fire & where the driver sustained his only injury when he dropped the hood on his head. #2 - START UNLOADING...
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    Trying to get into Feeders

    So I put my name on the feeder bid sheet towards the end of last year... They call me to get the process started, visited the hr guy to sign paperwork get my drug test paperwork and complete my application, and background check told me everything I had to get done before the training class in...
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    Should I still pursue this career or will it be a waste if my time to wait until im 21?

    I am currently 19 years old too young to be a driver for ups which is 21. I got into an auto accident on December of 2017. I was t-boned by another driver who was distracted while driving but it ended up being my fault because I was blocking her right of way. I got a minor ticket for failure to...
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    Want to be a driver. But had a accident.

    I had an accident today. My car is most likely total. I wasn't at fault. I have never been into an accident and have good driving record. I know Ups requires documentation of your driving record before you can drive for them. How much will this affect me?
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    Minor accident (gutter) now I’m disquaified? Help?

    Hi guys. I’m fairly new to this forum and UPS in general. I’ve just been completing training for package car driving and have worked at UPS for a total of about 6 months. So recently (Wed. 11/22) I got in a minor accident in which a gutter that was sticking out at a little coffee shop got...
  19. G

    Auto accident

    A driver turned right in front of me few weeks ago. I was going 66mph according to the GPS. I totalled the guys truck out and the package car. Other guys fault. Dallas safety committee RULED AS UNAVOIDABLE!! The crash hurt my knee and broke vertebrates in my upper back. Been out since. Liberty...
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    Accident Help

    I just recently passed Intergrad however I have not been on road with my supervisor yet so I have not even been on road for one day. Instead I have been working pre-load until my supervisor has time to train me. On my way in to work one morning I rear ended a car in front of me. I didn't have...
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