296-865-20010 - Transportation of passengers

296-865-20010. Transportation of passengers

(1) You must transport all passengers safely.

(2) You must make sure all employees use seat belts, if the vehicle is equipped with seat belts.

EXEMPTION:

This does not apply to emergency medical workers during the treatment of a patient in an ambulance.

(3) You must make sure vehicles used to transport employees are, at all times:

(a) Well equipped;

(b) Covered against the weather; and

(c) Maintained in good mechanical condition.

(4) You must make sure when transporting sharp tools that could present a hazard to employees in the vehicle that you provide compartments or (cargo) screens strong enough to retain the tools.

(Amended by WSR 15-23-086, Filed 11/17/2015, effective 12/18/2015)

Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060. 05-17-059, ยง 296-865-20010, filed 8/10/05, effective 10/1/05.

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