OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 19 Powered Mobile Equipment

Section 278 Tank trucks

Section 277 does not apply to commercial tank trucks designed to transport flammable, combustible or explosive materials. To eliminate static discharge as a potential source of ignition, a commercial tank truck must be bonded and grounded during connection and disconnection of its loading lines and while its contents are being transferred.