Independent Drivers Association has issued an advisory to truckers
about an alleged Comcheck scam going on across the United States.
Fraudulent checks reportedly have been cashed at various locations
throughout the country.
to OOIDA's Business Services department, truckers are randomly
being approached near truckstops by a stranger connected to
are being approached by someone who strikes up a conversation
with them, asking about their broker and if they can use their
name for a reference," says OOIDA's Larry Green. "Unsuspecting
truckers provide information, only to find out later it was
used along with their truck number and ICC information to book
a load and get an advance on the load in the victim's name."
information or if you believe you may have been the victim of
this scam, contact OOIDA's Business Services department at 1-800-444-5791.