Q&A - Written Pre-Trip & Log Book
Does a vehicle with GVWR 14968 kgs require the driver to maintain a pre-trip/post-trip inspection and a daily log book? This flat bed truck is not equipped with air brakes and only requires a class 5 licence to drive. At times, it may be used to travel approx. 120 km (round trip) in the greater Vancouver area.
Your truck is a commercial vehicle by definition:
You will need to do a written trip inspection report:
You will not be required to complete a log book:
While the Carrier Safety Guide is aimed at your employer, it will give you some understanding of what they have to expect you as an employee to do.