Operation of Vehicles (Watch)

Operation of Vehicles (Watch)

SB 116 (Baxley) and HB 117 (Stone) include authorized emergency, sanitation, utility service worker and wrecker operator in the definition of “vulnerable road user” as defined in section 316.027, Florida Statutes. The bills also require drivers to reduce their speed and/or vacate the lane closest to the worker when possible. (Branch)