2017 ORS 820.060¹
Safety requirement
  • owner violation of worker transport vehicle safety code
  • penalty

(1) The following vehicles shall be maintained in a safe condition and operated in a safe manner at all times:

(a) Vehicles described in ORS 820.010 (Vehicles subject to safety regulation). This paragraph applies whether or not the vehicle is used upon a public highway.

(b) Vehicles described in ORS 820.020 (Vehicles other than worker transport vehicles that are subject to safety regulation).

(2) A person commits the offense of owner violation of the worker transport vehicle safety code if the person is the owner of a vehicle described under ORS 820.010 (Vehicles subject to safety regulation) or 820.020 (Vehicles other than worker transport vehicles that are subject to safety regulation) and the person does any of the following:

(a) Violates or willfully fails to comply with an order issued under ORS 820.050 (Orders regarding noncomplying vehicles or drivers).

(b) Violates any provision of the safety code established under ORS 820.030 (Safety code), or any amendment thereto.

(3) The offense described in this section, owner violation of worker transport vehicle safety code, is a Class B traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §743; 1985 c.393 §50]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 820—Special Provisions for Certain Vehicles, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors820.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.