Monthly Archives: February 2014

Fresh Time

The union contract requires Greyhound to give you nine hours from the time you sign in from an assignment until the time you are called with a new assignment. During that nine hour period you are "getting fresh." If you … Continue reading

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Short Call

A driver is supposed to be given a two hour call at their home domicile, a one hour call from an away location (two hours from the time of the call until you are supposed to report to the work … Continue reading

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Abilene Texas

Made it into ABilene Texas, going to hotel to get fresh.

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Dallas Texas

Received a short call to take a double to Abilene Texas.

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Dallas Texas

Booked back on the board in Dallas Texas.

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Flip (on extraboard)

When a driver is "flipped" they move to the bottom of the extraboard, but stay fresh.

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Dallas Texas

Been laying in bed last three hours trying to sleep. Overtired. Will get called at midnight. Called a supervisor, asked for twelve hours personal.He said he would "flip" me, I agreed. Need to get a good night's sleep tonight. ZZZZZzzzzzz. … Continue reading

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Dallas Texas

Back in Dallas Texas.

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San Marcos Texas

Americanos (Greyhound) bus on back of tow truck enroute to Dallas Texas. Bus was put out of service yesterday in Devine Texas due to maintenance issues. I had to stop on the way to Laredo and pick up 25 passengers … Continue reading

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San Antonio Texas

Enjoying some downtime, but dispatch called to cushion me back to Dallas in a couple of hours, Stretch!

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