296-865-30005 - Truck operation

296-865-30005. Truck operation

(1) You must make sure truck drivers operate equipment at a safe speed at all times for roadway conditions.

(2) You must make sure truck drivers either:

(a) Sound their horn before starting to back and intermittently during the entire backing operation; or

(b) Have a working automatic reverse signal alarm that is audible:

(i) Above the surrounding noise level; and

(ii) No less than fifteen feet from the rear of the vehicle.

(3) You must make sure, during the backing of trucks where vision is obstructed, a signal person is stationed at a point giving a clear view of the rear of the truck and the operator of the truck at all times.

(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 296-865-30005, filed 8/10/05, effective 10/1/05.

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