Major fine for both the driver and vehicle owner, the vehicle will be impounded, the DOT may decide it's time for the owner of the vehicle to be audited (if you've ever been through one of those audits, it's quite time consuming).
Out of service, heavy fines, vehicle impounded.
You go to an actual truck driving school.
A deadhead truck has a trailer attached but carries no freight. Deadheading means driving a cargo carrying truck (semi-truck) pulling an empty trailer. Deadheading often happens when a trucker returns or backhauls the empty cargo container to the point of origin. Be careful not to confuse “deadheading” with “bobtailing,” which happens when driving a cargo carrying truck without a trailer attached.
You go to a truck driving school and learn how to drive a truck.
It depends on what kind of truck your driving. It its a van, not more than a day. If you are driving a semi-truck, than you can be on the road for a day or two.
The United States Department of Transportation handles the criteria for driving a semi truck or other big rig. Depending on what you are transporting there are five different levels of endorsements for semi truck drivers and they must have their CDL license also.
No, not all truck drivers belong to the Teamsters. There are many other semi truck driving companies as well as semi truck drivers that work for large retailers.
Truck driving school and some follow-on training.
Truck with out trailer.
One semi- truck driving course you could go to is the Truck and Commerical Driver Institute. The address and phone number is 6201 Epps Mill Road Murfreesboro, TN 37037 888-892-7364.
In beteen $1200 to $2000 a week
Purchasing insurance for a semi truck requires the same information as that of car insurance. The age of the driver, the drivers driving history, the age and make of the truck and the value of the load.