What's the law on bolt sealing trailers with Hazmat onboard.

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  1. joes bar and grill

    joes bar and grill Well-Known Member

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    It may be policy but there is no law prohibiting the use of a bolt seal
     
  2. gearraker

    gearraker Active Member

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    Post a link...i can find nothing that says bolt seals are illegal.
     
  3. suicidejockey

    suicidejockey Active Member

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    I'm only hearing crickets over here chirp chirp big buck has left the building
     
  4. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    I don't think she is saying bolt seals are illegal. She is saying that the law says you must have bolt cutters to remove them. I don't think that's true. I will research it.
     
  5. joes bar and grill

    joes bar and grill Well-Known Member

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    Well either way is incorrect, I hauled many loads and been inspected never a problem . Not with the seals anyway.
     
  6. MachOne

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    Happy new year to you as well.
    I studied for the test, in fact I practice regularly, almost like training for it even.
     
  7. MachOne

    MachOne Member

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    Bolt cutters, don't you mean burglary tools!?!?! You could go to jail for having those. It's the law. In fact if you have tape or wire ties in your truck you could go to jail for having kidnapping tools. It's the law.
    Don't believe me? I've done my research, not sharing it though. Look it up yourself.
     
  8. bigbuck

    bigbuck Well-Known Member

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    Oh well. Idk what you folks think. I operate the way I operate. You do what you do. Really doesn't matter to me. Be safe
     
  9. MachOne

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    It wasn't about how you 'operate', it's you touting that it is the law and company policy when it actually isn't either. No one can find any information to support your assertion, including yourself thus far. If we are wrong we sure would like to know but instead of contributing you just wanna keep on operating.
     
  10. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    I can't understand why she doesn't just admit she's wrong. It's really no big deal because we all make mistakes. Perhaps it's arrogance. Maybe pride. When I'm wrong I simply admit it. I've never had a problem with humility.
     
  11. bigbuck

    bigbuck Well-Known Member

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    I'm wrong. Satisfied?
     
  12. joes bar and grill

    joes bar and grill Well-Known Member

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    Well either way is incorrect, I hauled many loads and been inspected never a problem . Not with the seals anyway.
    I think you fibbin
     
  13. suicidejockey

    suicidejockey Active Member

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    yay!!!!!!
     
  14. toilet paper

    toilet paper Well-Known Member

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    DOT regulations do require that any hazmat that's any amour required placards example poison gas now require bolt seals. As for the bolt cutters DOT, fire and rescue carry bolt cutters the driver may be incompacataded and unable to assist. Hope this helps.
     
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  15. suicidejockey

    suicidejockey Active Member

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    You are exactly right
     

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