§ 31-12-5. Exemption of highway workers.
Unless specifically made applicable, the provisions of chapters 12 27 of this title shall not apply to persons, teams, motor vehicles, and other equipment while actually engaged in work upon the surface of a highway but shall apply to the persons and vehicles when traveling to or from this work.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 21, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 31-12-5.)