This chapter applies to all motor vehicles and semitrucks used on public or private roadways.
Motor vehicle means any vehicle, machine, tractor, trailer, or any combination of these that is driven by mechanical power and used on the roadways in the transportation of people or materials.
This section does not apply to:
• Powered industrial trucks (forklifts) covered by another chapter, Powered industrial trucks, chapter 296-863
• Construction equipment covered by another chapter, Safety standards for construction work, chapter 296-155
• Logging trucks covered by another chapter, Logging operations, chapter 296-54
• Agricultural equipment covered by another chapter, Safety standards for agriculture, chapter 296-307
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010
, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060. WSR 05-17-059, § 296-865-100, filed 8/10/05, effective 10/1/05.]