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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If you are a shipper and would like a freight quote, click here. To make a long story short. Limper receivers outsource to lumping services that are independent of their core business, especially in the grocery distribution business. I’ve had a computer in the truck since the late 90’s with a scanner and printer.

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I’ve had some problems with something missing and they would reveipt a copy faxed at the next truck stop! Either way I make sure I get copies of everything.

Nor should i, since it was a wash Hopefully,these guys are right and you will get one faxed. A lumper service is a mandatory fee charged to a driver or carrier in order The other problem: But to answer your question first, not every company out there will “give” you the benefit of the doubt!

BoDarville01May 13, But ill be getting that back next paycheck. If you have that laptop then get a travel scanner or a scanner printer.

At this point you are dealing with an extremely pissed-off driver and a very angry shipper or shippers depending on the remaining stops. What did you do? 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.


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If you read lumpe trucker forums, you may find many truckers state they have run into headaches when choosing to use lumpers because the lumpers often do their restacking on the trailers, which can be rather time-consuming.

I asked my DM to check into this, and finally got a hold of someone in payroll, rrceipt she told him she just happen to have found the receipts. It’s not a four-letter-word, but to many in logistics, lumper fees are often times viewed in a negative light. I loved my printer scanner!

Your username or email address: I travel quite often for the work I do, and you would be amazed at what 1 compnay will pay for that another won’t.

They may have another lumper service there but I can’t get anyone to help me on the phone. Dont mention your the driver or its lost but you act like your a repesentive of the company trying to verify the lumper reciept. I’ve had some problems with something missing and redeipt would have a lumper receipt faxed at the next truck stop! Scan it but don’t make a paper copy!

Of course reecipt are the given Have Too pay fors, there are the This Company Payd this but not that, and the occasional Generous we’ll atke care that even though we don’t usually. Anais Roberts December 2, – I lost my lumper receipt. No, create an account now.

At any given time lumper receipt shipper could add a few stops with one trailer for multiple deliveries with specific appointment drop times. Lumpers allow for truck drivers to catch up on rest and save energy for their driving, and can sometimes save time for drivers.


The lumper fees could start at forty dollars, and increase to upwards of five lumper receipt dollars with no real justification. I scaned in my lumper receipts, log book pages, BOLs, scale tickets, etc.

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Just wondering if anyone has had this issue before. I’m not a new driver but i’m sort of new to this lumper paying thing. Tax deduct them as you’re using them for your job even as a company driver! If there are truckers concerned when they go to unload their trailer, that lumper services will be focused upon them, there are protections under United States Law.

Even though it’s a write off for both. I called the only lumper service I knew of at the distribution center. Then move the truck to the parking lot to do your paper work! 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 lumper receipt it took you longer in side than the next guy behind you took to fuel and is waiting for you to move!

YbeLegalMay 9, This is where the driver will pick up a load and then deliver it to the receiver or consignee.

SLCTruckerMay 9, Fraud by drivers creating false lumper receipts. When I tell them i’m a trucker it’s almost like saying i’m a fugitive or something. Paying Driver Many trucking companies do not want their drivers unloading freight unless it is part of their normal job duties.

Best way to get a copy is to call up again, have a fax avaliable and tell them you need to verify your drivers lumper reciept and ask them to fax it to you. Why the negative light?

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