These resources will help you check your knowledge of the most current issues addressed in truck-weight compliance training. They measure knowledge (in comparison to what should be known). Outcomes aren't meant to be a test, rather just a check of where attention is currently focused regarding truck-weight issues and questions.
These charts/tables are for reference only. All axles and tires must be in compliance to receive maximum legal weights.
Visit the Alexandria Technical & Community College Truck Weight Education website for the most up-to-date truck weight documents, including:
Some weights valid only with permit from proper road authority. Check before you haul. Minnesota DOT Permit Office (651)-296-6000 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bridge Formula Weights Calculator from the FHWA Office of Freight Management and Operations provides a convenient way to determine the maximum allowable weight that any set of axles on a motor vehicle may carry on the Interstate highway system.
A listing of state and national information on load restrictions, permits, and regulations.
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