Does attandance affect your chances of becoming a driver?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by ChrisBenoit, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. ChrisBenoit

    ChrisBenoit New Member

    Does attendance affect you becoming a driver? Haven't worked in 3 month's but didn't file for disability due to the fact that I was injured outside of work. However my supervisor (main guy) told me to take as long as I want off. Please let me know . Thank you
  2. billerz

    billerz Active Member

    I'd get back to work asap, and the only thing that affects your chances of driving is seniority.
  3. SaladTosser

    SaladTosser Kill me now

    I took a couple years off from an injury and came back to the same seniority position. But I do think there is a limit.

    Why didn't you apply for disability? I did and I was injured outside of work.
  4. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

    You been here a year ,but out for three months but are wondering about going full time?
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  5. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.

    The future of UPS.
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  6. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

    Haven't gotten that desperate yet. They told him to stay out as long as needed. Only do that if they think you are awful
  7. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.

    Probably replaced the very next day.
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  8. upschuck

    upschuck Well-Known Member

    After x amount of time, your seniority is broken, you should have signed up for disability, and that is what disability is for, off job injuries.
  9. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.


    How wonderful and caring the "main guy" is, no? I mean, letting you take all the time you need to get well, talk about heart!

    Forget driving, you have "management material" written all over you!

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  10. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt Banana Smoker Staff Member

    That's not right ... there are many things that affect going driving ... there are many disqualifiers.
  11. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt Banana Smoker Staff Member

    Sort of TurdBoy having to drive ... center managements last choice! Peak season only.
  12. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

    I got time to weasel out of it
  13. MendozaJ

    MendozaJ Active Member

    If they don't like you, they'll make it as hard as possible for you, starting with the road test.
  14. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Why in the world did you not apply for STD? What are you living on---your savings?
  15. TheScratchKid

    TheScratchKid Member

    Starting and ending with the road test, very subjective.
  16. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt

    Living in Mom's basement.

    Pretty much.

    I bet.... he has a current "smart phone".
  17. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    There's a reason "main guy" doesn't mind you taking as much time as you need off.
  18. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    They changed all the locks to the building the first day he went home.