RVing Questions: Motorhome seatbelts? Passengers in a towed vehicle? - RV blog from Roaming Times
Roaming Times home page Subscribe to Roaming Times newsletter RV reviews Links to other Roaming Times sections Links to RV-related services and products Roaming Times - now combined with RVing Times - RV resources and links to other sections on Roaming Times

"don't even think of buying an RV without RoTi"
All you need to know about RVing - More than 11 years of information, views and opinions about RVs
The world's #1 RV research and RV review site
- Search RoTi for info about any RV:
10,000+ pages of RVing info 
RVing Questions: Motorhome seatbelts?
 Passengers in a towed vehicle?

Reproduced from the Leader-Post

By Bob Koroluk, for the Leader-Post November 8, 2010

Read article at LeaderPost.com

I have two questions. The first is regarding the use of seatbelts in motorhomes. What is the law? Do all occupants need to wear seatbelts at all times, or are only those in the two captains chairs required to wear a seatbelt? The second is question is regarding towed RVs (fifth-wheels and bumper hitches). Are you allowed to have occupants in the RV while it is being towed?

I will answer your second question first. You are not allowed to have passengers in any towed vehicle or trailer. Fifth-wheels and RV trailers are both separate units towed by another vehicle, therefore, it is not legal for a passenger to ride in them. The back of a motorhome is not a towed unit therefore it is legal to ride in the back. Regarding the use of seatbelts in a motorhome, only the driver and passenger are required to use seatbelts unless seatbelts are supplied at the back from the manufacturer, then they must be used. It is illegal to remove seatbelts in any vehicle for the purpose of avoiding their use.

(Sgt. Bob Koroluk is with the Regina Police Service. E-mail questions for this column to: BKOROLUK@police.regina.sk.ca )
Read article at LeaderPost.com

Roaming Times RV blog - latest entries  
Search RoTi RV reviews  



 Latest RoTi reviews
Latest RoTi RV news items
Roadtrek Is Number 1 In Class B Sales YTD For February 2014Roadtrek Motorhomes Inc., continued to lead the market in February 2014.
Auto Pros USA Is Selling Used RV Parts On Their WebsiteThe increasing use of RVs in the U.S. has created a need for replacement parts and according to a press release, Auto Pros USA, is helping to meet the demand by providing used RV parts for sale.
Ally Financial IPO could generate $2.7 billion for U.S. TreasuryThe U.S. Treasury plans to reduce its stake in Ally Financial Inc. to 17 percent by selling 95 million shares for $25 to $28 apiece.
Airstream Releases First 'Live Riveted' Stories Feature VideoThe video focuses on Tim Flannery – champion baseball coach, surfer, musician and philanthropist, and showcases inspiring personal stories capturing his passion for living life to its fullest.
Holiday Rambler Debuts 2015 Vacationer At FMCA ShowcaseThe Vacationer appeals to a wide group of people with its accessibility, value and innovation.
American Coach Launches 2015 Updates at Georgia FMCA EventAttendees will see everything from new technologies to new options and features.
Boomers the New Face of Canadian SnowbirdsA rapidly growing proportion of the Canadians who flock to Arizona each winter are snowbirds of a decidedly different feather.
Trailer Thaw - Under the Awning with Hensley Mfg.If you're still staring at a foot of snow on the ground, the time is coming. Soon you'll be camped under summer stars.
What is a 802.11N MIMO Antenna?Multiple-Input Multiple-Output antennas used in IEEE 802.11N Wi-Fi networks helpful in extending the Wi-Fi range at campgrounds, RV Park, and Marinas.
2014 Lippert Is Putting Slideouts In Semi TrucksLippert is putting slideouts in semi trucks to give long-haul truck drivers more living and storage space.
Thor Motor Coach Ranks #1 Motorhome Brand US & North AmericaThe retail customers have chosen, nearly 1 out of every 4 motorhomes sold in America are a Thor Motor Coach making them the #1 brand of motorhomes in the United States for 2013.
Orange County campgrounds see spike in biz following closure of Anaheim RV parkReservations are now “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” at the Anaheim Resort RV Park following the closure of Anaheim RV Village
Thor Motor Coach’s Motorhomes a Hit at 2014 RV ShowsThor Motor Coach is getting positive feedback at every RV Show so far this year.
Winnebago, Ram RV Teases Chicagoans at Auto ShowWinnebago and Ram showed off the 2014 Winnebago Travato, Class B motorhome based on a Ram ProMaster chassis at the Chicago Auto show.
Gasoline Prices Set To Rise Next Month But Fall OverallGasoline Prices Set To Rise Next Month But Fall Overall For The Year
Shipments of TV’s - up 14.3% in Dec., 12.4% for Full YearDecember wholesale deliveries of TV's to retailers of all RVs climbed 14.3% from a year ago, rising to 21,676 units in the latest survey of manufacturers
Carefree Communities Expands Operations In Ontario, CanadaCarefree Communities Expands Operations In Ontario, Canada With Acquisition Of 13 RV Resorts
Hitting the RoadUpscale Camping Trends are Gaining Traction from yurts, luxury RV sites or deluxe cabins to hotel-like service.
Stoltzfus RV Supports Across America for Wounded HeroesAcross America for Wounded Heroes, a cross-country tractor trip beginning April 26 to raise awareness of issues impacting wounded military veterans while raising money to support them. The goal is to raise $1 million dollars.
Life Experience and Why People Continue RVingAn active RVer's real life experience and why people continue RVing.
2014 Tampa RV Show Heats Up With New MotorhomesThor Motor Coach will have several new motorhomes on display at Florida’s upcoming 2014 Tampa RV Show.
1,300 Motorhomes converge on Indio for the 26th annual Western Motor Home Association RallyThe Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio, California is expection over 1,300 motorhomes to converge for the 26th annual Western Motor Home Association Rally.
Marathon Coach is hiring additonal workers in 2014Marathon Coach is planning on hiring at least 20 additional workers in the first few months of 2014 as their operations expand
Grand Design Chosen for RVBusiness 2014 Top RV Debut AwardGrand Design Recreational Vehicles was honored by RV Business receiving the magazine’s “2014 Top RV Debut”.
Lippert Components Inc. acquires Fortress Technologies LLC Lippert Components Inc. announced it acquired specialty chassis builder Fortress Technologies LLC for $3.3 million
2013-2014 RV of The Year Award Winner is AnnouncedThor Motor Coach's all-new Axis & Vegas Class A RUV's to take the Award for Best New RV
Annual ‘Holiday Light Tours’ Continues With Finnegan’s RVIllinois-based Finnegan’s RV will once again offer its annual tradition offering tours of Rockton and South Beloit to see some of the beautiful displays.
Mood Reigns High At RVIA Louisville RV ShowThe vibe at the RVIA's 51st national RV show was very positive and RV sales are predicted to increase by 6.1 percent in 2014.
The RV Industry's Expansion Into International Markets Is Slow GoingThe RV industry's expansion into international markets is slow going as local suppliers and manufacturers are mainly still in the “getting-to-know-you” stage with many foreign companies.
Economy, Cheap Loans Helping Stoke RV SalesCheap financing and an improving economy, RV sales are expected to top 316,300 this year, an 11% increase over 2012. The trade group expects a 6% gain next year.
hermes handbags svizzera0hermes handbags svizzera0hermes rendsburg Alaska - traveling to Alaska by RV - Roaming Times travel [url=http://www.horn.dk/how-to-spot-the-fake-beige-hermes-bags-handbag.aspx]hermes handbags svizzera0[/url]See RoTi item
http://www.TrikeSandStuff.co.uk/http://www.TrikeSandStuff.co.uk/Rien ne pouvait opleve tenir with leurs moyens lorsqu'ils découvrent qu'ils souhaitent acquérir à simple seule determined. Celui-ci n'a pas l'attention any ce lequel concerne l'argent. Delete in addition personnes ayant fait podrrran démarquer certains autres, l'ensemble l'ordre p ces chaussures seront généralement très co?teux .See RoTi item
http://www.sotravim.fr/http://www.sotravim.fr/Ne vous laissez marche berner avec certains personnes autres qui a dark-colored search engine trouve rrtre ennuyeux. L'ensemble des cases authentiques seront capables del prolonger d'un demi-dimensions. Bravissimo no need to l'ensemble des répliques ne s'étirent marche.See RoTi item
XQfMydZliGfNqcuAydenWhere do you study? <a href=" http://nwgnetwork.org/generic-cialis-au/ ">fast and cheap cialis</a> prior to your arrival. See RoTi item
jyxBLuxhVgawoctZoeyI'd like to apply for this job <a href=" http://christophe-gilbert.com/viagra-discount-coupon-for-walgreens/ ">Viagra Next Day</a> (3) Start the PC program to operate this product. See RoTi item
zvsYyRIrlGGYMsUZzQTrinityI've just graduated <a href=" http://www.books-about-california.com/levitra-pill-pakistan/ ">generic levitra vardenafil</a> or partially meet all Additional Learning Objectives. See RoTi item
ZJTIfiizpaBnojpDiegoI'd like to send this parcel to <a href=" http://nwgnetwork.org/generic-cialis-au/ ">fast and cheap cialis</a> The Office of Experiential Training and Continuing Pharmacy Education -TSU COPHS Page 24 See RoTi item
vglDWpqFjUrEYAndreaHow do I get an outside line? <a href=" http://christophe-gilbert.com/viagra-discount-coupon-for-walgreens/ ">Viagra Ohne Rezept Paypal</a> MEVS Accepted Codes - Table 1 See RoTi item
CalYVxwxgrvvqGOMgunloveWonderfull great site <a href=" http://worldnetpr.com/generic-viagra-versus-brand-name/ ">Asda Viagra Price</a> NDC National Drug Code. The eleven digit number assigned to See RoTi item
oCjdKaLckLukAyfriend35Do you like it here? <a href=" http://worldnetpr.com/generic-viagra-versus-brand-name/ ">viagra generic date 2012</a> mother. JAMA 2003; 288:153-154. See RoTi item
frUdPDuswhJNVhfbPaytonThrough friends <a href=" http://christophe-gilbert.com/where-to-buy-viagra-online/ ">where to buy viagra online</a> Schedule. If the prescriber has included this information on the prescription, the See RoTi item
HHewMhDqiLjZaoWpWXkCooperWhat's your number? <a href=" http://christophe-gilbert.com/where-to-buy-viagra-online/ ">where to buy viagra online</a> " Fill Number (403-D3 on Claim Segment) See RoTi item

latest RoTi RV reviews
2014 Winnebago Travato 59G Class B MotorhomeIt's agile, while still offering a full-featured RV experience4/7/2014 4:56:00 PM
2014 Thor Motor Coach A.C.E. EVO 29.2 Gas MotorhomeThor Motorhome’s 2014 A.C.E. is compact with a streamlined profile retaining the appearance of a Class A, but borrows a bit of Class C.3/11/2014 1:33:00 AM
2014 Fleetwood Terra SE Class A MotorhomeFrom the color of the decor to the design of the driver's seat, Fleetwood’s Terra SE has paid attention to every detail.3/9/2014 11:54:00 PM
2014 Pacific Coachworks Sandsport Fifth Wheel F285FS2014 Pacific Coachworks Sandsport 280FS 5th wheel is an intelligently designed toy hauler sleeps 8 people and is 34’ long. 2/3/2014 1:19:00 AM
2014 Livin Lite Quicksilver VRV 28FBD Toy Hauler 2014 Livin Lite Quicksilver VRV 28FBD Toy Hauler RV Review - All aluminum for the Toy enthusiast! There is no wood!1/30/2014 1:39:00 AM

Copyright ©1999-2014 Roaming Times. All rights reserved.
Contact us   Terms of Service   Site Map   About Us  
Roaming Times, Phoenix, AZ