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ON 2-LANE HIGHWAYS: At the FRONT of loads exceeding 3.65 m (12 ft.) in width. At the FRONT and REAR of loads exceeding 4.88 m (16 ft.) in width. At the REAR of loads exceeding 27.5 m (90 ft.) in length.
ON MULTI-LANE DIVIDED HIGHWAYS: At the REAR of loads exceeding 3.05 m (10 ft.) in width, for nighttime travel only. At the REAR of loads exceeding 3.65 m (12 ft.) in width. At the REAR of loads exceeding 30.0 m (98 ft. 5 in.) in length.
ON ALL HIGHWAYS: At the FRONT of loads with FRONT overhangs exceeding 3.05 m (10 ft.) At the REAR of loads with REAR overhangs exceeding 3.05 m (10 ft.)
360º amber warning light required at the front of vehicle conveying load, and on roof of escorts: Minimum visibility of 300 m (984 ft.) in all directions. 60 to 90 flashes per minute. Minimum mounting height is 1.5 m (5 ft.) from the highway. More than one light may be required to provide 360º visibility around the vehicle.
Bright fluorescent red or orange flags 40 cm x 40 cm minimum (16 in. x 16 in.) must be at the extremities of all overwidth and overlength loads.
Flashing amber lights, visible from a distance of 150 m (492 ft.), are required on extremities of loads exceeding 3.65 m (12 ft.) in width, or 27.5 m (90 ft.) in length, on front overhangs exceeding 100 cm (3 ft. 3 in.).
"D PANEL" signs must be legible at least 125 m (410 ft.) must be displayed as follows:
“D” sign or lighted sign box are only to be displayed when an oversize move is in progress.
NOTE: “D” sign or lighted sign box are to be constructed as per diagrams on the NBDOT website: http://www.gnb.ca/0113/trucking/D_sign_specs_English_August_2009.pdf 27. Reflective tape is required on both sides of front overhang exceeding 100 cm (3 ft. 3 in.), and rear overhang exceeding 200 cm (6 ft. 6 in.), for night travel only.
Source of information: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/trans/pdf/en/Trucking/ConditionsMovement.pdfCalculate Oversize/Overweight Load Regulations and Prices Instantly with Oversize.io