Front lead pilot cars. Rear chase vehicles. High pole and arrow-equipped escorts. Driver replacement. By loaded mile or by the day. ODS North America offers the flexible solutions, expert drivers and wide range of late model, fully-equipped vehicles you need to ensure route-specific compliance and the safe, efficient delivery of your oversized loads.
Our coast-to-coast service is capable of meeting the highest expectations and standards in full compliance with state and provincial transportation laws. Built over a decade, ODS maintains one of the industry’s most comprehensive networks of certified sub-contractors to ensure the safe movement of your overdimensional shipments 24/7 throughout Canada and the United States at competitive rates. All of our qualified drivers have a minimum of $1 million of liability insurance as well as certifications for all applicable states and provinces.
Each escort vehicle is equipped with the tools to meet and exceed your project’s needs, including:
- Overhead mounted & lit signage
- Amber warning lights
- CB/VHF radios & backup communications
- Handheld "e; Stop-Slow "e; signs
- Flares, flags, road triangles & safety cones
- Oversized load banners
- LED safety warning lights for sides of loads
- Flashing flashlights
- First aid and spill kits
- Fire extinguishers
- Hard hats and high-visibility vests
- Backup fuel for your truck (available upon request)
When you want to experience meticulously planned and expertly-executed overdimensional load escort services, ODS pilot cars will show you the way.
The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011