ACCEPTANCE OF PERMIT: The moving of any load or the doing of any work on the road in accordance with this permit shall be regarded as an acceptance by the Permittee of all terms and conditions of the permit. This permit is effective only between the hours stated on the face of the permit or as may be specified in additional regulations. This permit is valid only for equipment owned or leased by the Permittee.
Work authorized under this permit is subject to inspection by representatives of the Department of Public Works and costs of such inspection shall be borne by the Permittee.
When a pilot car is required, it shall precede on two or three lane roads or follow on four or more lane roads. Exceptions to this provision will be specifically stated on the permit and this does not preclude the addition of extra pilot car(s) if the character of the roadway so requires.
Pilot cars shall comply with provisions of Section 21650 of the Vehicle Code with regard to driving upon the right side of roadway. Convoying will not be permitted unless specifically authorized.
When the front or rear overhang exceeds 25’, a front or rear pilot car will be required (See Regulation 24). In congested traffic, the pilot car shall immediately precede or follow the load. If the width of the vehicle or load exceeds 12’, a pilot car or pilot cars will be required.
Any vehicle-load combination of legal width but exceeding 80 feet in length will require “LONG LOAD” signs. Exception to this will be specifically stated on the permit.
When the overhang to the front exceeds 10’, a warning sign reading “EXCESSIVE FRONT OVERHANG” must be displayed on the rear of the overhang.