Non-uniformity of permits hampers oversize/overweight loads, study finds

August 2007
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2007, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p18
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The article reports on the effects of non-uniformity of permits on the safe and efficient movement of oversize/overweight loads in the U.S., according to a study funded by the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) Foundation. The problems posed by the lack of uniformity in state, county and municipal permitting requirements to carriers are also mentioned. The study also examines state regulations involving specific permit processing issues.


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