Throughout the Federal hazmat regulations there are specifications on the manufacture, repair, testing, inspection, and operation of cargo tanks. The following regulations detail requirements for cargo tanks:
The most common cargo tank facility regulation violations include failure to:
- Train hazmat employees as required.
- Include all required information on inspection reports.
- Mark test date on cargo tank.
- Perform visual inspections as required.
See FMCSA’s Top Cargo Tank Facility Violations for all common violations.