vehicle combinations featuring more than one trailer or semitrailer, the
shortest trailer shall be positioned to the rear of the combination, except
that a motor carrier may position the shortest trailer at the front when it is
more than 1,500 pounds heavier than the other trailer or semitrailer.
A tow dolly, designed to support one axle
of a towed vehicle, may be utilized when one vehicle is towing another. The
towing vehicle must be a full size motor vehicle (e.g., truck, motor home,
automobile or pickup). Compact or subcompact motor vehicles shall not be used.
It is recommended that:
(a) The vehicle being
towed not exceed the weight limitations recommended by the tow dolly
(b) The towing
vehicle must not exceed the manufacturer's rated towing capacity.
Or. Admin. R.
HWY 2-1995, f. & cert.
ef. 10-16-95; HWD 7-2004, f. 12-28-04, cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS
184.619, 810 & 818
Stats. Implemented: ORS