Chain up in Washington state

Chain up in Washington state

The Washington state Department of Transportation says truckers who fail to carry chains or to chain up when needed will face heavy fines this year. Drivers not carrying chains face a 500 dollar fine, while those who don’t use them when needed can be fined an additional 500 dollars. For information, click here: Washington state beefs up enforcement of chain laws on Snoqualmie Pass; or here: blog posted on Monday, Dec. 10.