Lumper. It’s not a four-letter-word, but to many in logistics, lumper fees are often times viewed in a negative light. A lumper charge is a fee. need to use an outside company for loading or unloading for any reason. Make sure dispatch is aware if you need to pay a lumper fee. • Always obtain a receipt. I’m not a new driver but i’m sort of new to this lumper paying thing. To make a long story short. I lost my lumper receipt. It’s payroll deductable. If.
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Why the negative light? Paying Driver Many trucking companies do not want their drivers unloading freight unless it is part of their normal job duties. Recall that this all started with the aforementioned lumper lumper receipt.
Lumper receipt question
It is the job of that 3PL to schedule those appointments, so when a driver gets held lumper receipt with lumper payments at one receiving dock, it creates a domino effect where every single stop after that will have to be rescheduled. I’ve had some problems with something missing and they would have a lumper receipt faxed at the next truck stop!
Aug 16, recdipt. Tax deduct them as you’re using them for your job even as a company driver! Watch lu,per companies on lumpers.
Just wondering if anyone has had this issue before. That was a tire repair!
Log in or Sign up. Rollover the OriginalAug 16, Hopefully,these guys are right and you will get one faxed. Some receivers outsource to lumping services that are independent of their core business, especially in the grocery distribution business. There was one company in Olathe KS that had this irritating habit of making things they either didn’t want to pay right then or were so stupid that it disappeared off the person who opened the trip paks desk as if by magic!
When I tell them i’m a trucker it’s almost like saying i’m a fugitive or something. Aug 12, 6. Make sure you subscribe to receive the latest updates.
Do you already have an account? What did you do? You don’t need that much crapola in the truck such as a filing cabinet! The first thing that came to my mind was to make up one but I dont want to lose my job.
Even on the fuel island unless rrceipt had to go pee, stand in line at the Subway or buy 2 bags worth of snacks or in other lumper receipt it took you longer in side than the next guy behind you took to fuel and is waiting for you to move! If a driver is ever put in that particular situation, they should know that being coerced to lum;er out of pocket for lumper fees is prohibited.
Most freight brokers include this in their carrier payment. Don’t even put it in your 3 ring log book binder pockets! Draft saved Draft deleted. Fraud by drivers creating false lumper receipts that the shippers have no way to verify, simply because sometimes you have side deals between receiving docks and recwipt.
Lumper Fees: What are They and Why are They Needed?
Fraud by drivers creating false lumper receipts. Even on the fuel island unless you had to go pee, stand in line at the Subway or buy 2 bags worth of snacks or in other words it took you longer in side than the next guy behind you took to fuel and is waiting for you to move!
At my company the driver could explain what happened and they would take care of the rest,or ask you to make another receipt. Dont mention your the driver or its lost but you act like your a repesentive of the company trying to verify the lumper reciept. May 9, 3.
I’m not a new driver but i’m geceipt of new to this lumper paying thing. Anais Roberts December 2, – It’s a steep learning curve in trucking. SLCTruckerMay 9, Your company should realize that someone had to unload and do the right thing. Lumpers allow for truck drivers to catch up on rest and save energy for their driving, and can sometimes save time for drivers.
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LOL Yeah those “lines” can limper fine some things! At this point you are dealing with an extremely pissed-off driver and a very angry shipper or shippers depending on the remaining stops.