Mover Over Law, State Laws

Tennessee Move-Over Law expands to inclue Utility Workers

An amendment to Tennessee's Move Over law went into affect on July 1st, 2013, making it illegal to pass utility workers who are working on the the shoulder of the road without moving over into another lane, or slowing down.

BCES ensures we have necessary safety in place to ensure the safety of our line workers. As you approach a work site slow down and pay attention. The most important part of the job is ensuring we send the employees home at the end of the day to their families.