TITLE 56: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
CHAPTER XIII: DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
PART 6000 CARNIVAL AND AMUSEMENT RIDE SAFETY ACT
SECTION 6000.240 AIR COMPRESSORS AND EQUIPMENT


 

Section 6000.240  Air Compressors and Equipment

 

a)         Air compressors, air compressor tanks, and equipment used in connection with any amusement ride or amusement attraction shall be constructed, equipped, and maintained per manufacturers specifications to insure safe operation at all times.

 

b)         Air compressor tanks, and equipment shall be inspected and tested to manufacturers specifications and a record of the last inspection made shall be kept and made available to the inspector upon request.

 

c)         Air compressor tanks shall be drained daily to remove condensate.

 

d)         Air compressor tanks and other air receivers used in connection with air compressors shall have the maximum allowable working pressure as determined by the manufacturer marked thereon.

 

e)         Tanks shall have a pressure indicating gage.

 

f)         Safety valves shall be used in every air pressure system to prevent the pressure from rising more than 10% above the maximum working pressure of the tank.