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When are escorts required?

08/06/2013
2:52 PM
  • An escort is required for the movement of all widths exceeding 14 feet, and may be required for widths of less than 14 feet depending on the route.
  • An escort is required for the movement of all loads that exceed 90 feet in length.
  • Front and rear escorts are required on 18- foot wide loads that are being transported on two- lane highways.
  • Police escorts are required on all loads that are 20 feet or more in width.
  • Front and rear escorts are required for loads that exceed 110 feet in length.

NOTE: An escort may be required for any load that exceeds 8 feet- 6 inches in width if such a load is deemed a hazard.

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