POLICY NO.: 5013 DATE APPROVED: 1990-05
SUBJECT: Back-up Warning Devices for District Vehicles
It is the policy of the Board that certain classifications of vehicles will be equipped with audible back-up warning devices.
The following classifications of vehicles owned or leased by School District No. 60, shall be equipped with audible back-up warning devices. These devices will be installed in such a manner that they will be automatically activated when the vehicle is shifted into reverse gear, and will be maintained in good working condition:
1. Back-hoe, Bob-cat, Front end Loader, Snow Ploughing equipment and other Heavy equipment..
2. Vehicles used primarily for mail-delivery purposes within the District.
3. Vehicles with a gross vehicle weight in excess of three-quarter (3/4) ton capacity.
District school buses used exclusively for the transportation of students will be exempted from this Policy.