214.1. This section does not apply to a combination of road vehicles consisting of trailers or semi-trailers used for agricultural purposes and belonging to a farmer within the meaning of section 16, nor to farm machinery, when such vehicles are drawn by a farm tractor or by another farm vehicle if the warning sign referred to in section 274 is attached at the rear of the combination of road vehicles and the combination of road vehicles does not travel at a rate of speed of less than 40 km/h.
However, the vehicles must be provided with two red reflectors at the rear, one on each side of the vertical centreline and as far apart as practicable.
To the extent that their width exceeds 2.6 metres, the trailers, semi-trailers or other farm machinery referred to in this section are subject to the equipment standards and other traffic rules prescribed by regulation that apply to farm machinery.
1990, c. 83, s. 97; 1996, c. 56, s. 68; 1998, c. 40, s. 71.