Motor and Other Vehicles

Applicability of Traffic Regulations

SECTION 31-12-5

§ 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.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 21, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 31-12-5.)