The HTA - Highway Traffic Act - Rules of the Road Section
User avatar
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 1122
Joined: Tue Nov 13, 2007 4:04 pm
Location: Ontario, Canada

Posting Awards


Backing Prohibited, Speed Limit Over 80 K.p.h. - Sec 157

by: admin on

Backing prohibited, speed limit over 80 k.p.h. - 157.

157. (1) No driver of a vehicle shall back the vehicle upon the roadway or shoulder of any highway divided by a median strip on which the speed limit is in excess of 80 kilometres per hour. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.8, s. 157 (1); 2005, c. 26, Sched. A, s. 27.

Exception to subs. (1)

(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to,

(a) the driver of an ambulance or fire department vehicle as defined in section 61;

(b) the driver of a police department or Ministry vehicle;

(c) a person attempting to render assistance to another person; or

(d) the driver of a road service vehicle, if the movement is made in safety. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.8, s. 157 (2).


Return to “PART 10: Rules of the Road”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest