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Cargo Tank Safety

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Overview

FMCSA strives to improve the safety of cargo tank motor vehicles on the nation's highways. The Agency enforces related rules and regulations, conducts inspections, licenses hazmat carriers, conducts studies, issues advisory notices, and provides educational resources to assist in the safe movement of cargo tanks.

Top Cargo Tank Violations

Cargo Tank Research Reports

 

Last updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2019