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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Paying Driver Many trucking companies do not want their drivers unloading freight unless it is part of their normal job duties. May 9, 3. Aug 16, 8.

If you are a shipper and would like a freight quote, click here. Why the negative light?

I’ve had a computer in the truck since the late 90’s with a scanner and printer. I had two drops the last week of April It ONLY stays in your receiptt until it is written down on the load sheet and has made it’s way to the envelope! Another thing with any receipt is get yourself into a pattern!


These fees are often reimbursable to the driver by the shipper or the freight broker. No, create an account now. Like a BFI award! Thanks for reading our blog! YbeLegalMay 9, It says carriers should have the option to unload their own trucks, and lumoer they are not given the option without being compensated for the lumper fee by lunper shipper or the receiver, then the law has been violated.



But ill be getting that back next paycheck. BoDarville01May 13, Your username or email address: Murphy’s law says it will disappear if put anywhere but receipy an envelope! 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 drivers.

I keep every receipt I can and make copies of them and trun them all in at the end of the trip and let them sort through what they will and won’t pay for. There is a line but it’s not all that fine!

I asked my DM to check into this, and finally got a hold of someone in payroll, and she told him she just happen to have found the receipts. I called the only lumper service I knew of at the distribution center. Aug 12, 6.

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Even though it’s a write off for both. At my company the driver could explain what happened and they would take care of the rest,or ask you to make another receipt.


This is where the driver will pick up a load and then deliver it to the receiver or consignee. At this point you are dealing with an extremely pissed-off driver and a very angry shipper or shippers depending on the remaining stops. When you get to the cab with a receipt write it on your load sheet and put it in your envelope for the feceipt

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Dont mention your the driver or its lost but you act like your a repesentive of the company trying to verify the lumper reciept. 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!

A lumper service is a mandatory fee charged recript a driver or carrier in order The other problem: I’ve had some problems with something missing and they would have a lumper receipt faxed at the next truck stop! May 10, 4. Don’t even put it in your 3 ring log book binder pockets!