(A) "Cargo liability" means liability for loss or damage to household goods belonging to individual shippers and coming into possession of a for-hire motor carrier in connection with its transportation service.
(B) "Commission" means the public utilities commission of Ohio.
(C) "Evidence of security" means a surety bond, policy of insurance, or certificate of insurance issued to a motor carrier to satisfy the financial responsibility requirements set forth in this chapter.
(D) "Financial responsibility" means the financial reserves (e.g. insurance policies or surety bonds) sufficient to satisfy liability amounts set forth in this chapter covering public liability and cargo liability.
(K) "Intrastate commerce" means any trade, traffic, or transportation within Ohio which does not meet the definition of interstate commerce.
(L) "Motor carrier" includes all for-hire motor carriers and private motor carriers operating in intrastate commerce.
(O) "Public Liability" means liability for bodily injury or property damage and includes liability for environmental restoration.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 12/11/2019
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4921.09
Rule Amplifies: 4921.09
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/1975, 8/1/1992, 7/15/1999, 2/20/2010, 9/27/10