N.J. Admin. Code § 7:1E-2.13 - Security

Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022

(a) Major facilities shall be adequately illuminated so that personnel on the premises can detect intruders, leaks or discharges.
(b) Major facilities shall have security sufficient to prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to hazardous substances. This security may consist, for example, of:
1. Fencing adequate to prevent unauthorized entry of all portions or areas within which hazardous substances are stored, processed, transferred or used, with entrance gates locked and/or guarded when the facility is unattended, and either locked, guarded or under observation by personnel at all other times; or
2. For aboveground storage tanks, all of the following:
i. Valves which will permit escape of a tank's or other container's contents to the surface securely locked in the closed position when not in use;
ii. Starter controls on all pumps locked in the "off" position when the pumps are not in use unless the controls are located at a site accessible only to authorized personnel, which site is itself attended or locked; and
iii. The open ends of all pipes securely capped or blank-flanged when not in use for an extended time.

Notes

N.J. Admin. Code § 7:1E-2.13
Amended by R.1996 d.462, effective 10/7/1996.
See: 28 N.J.R. 2730(a), 28 N.J.R. 4424(b).
Amended by R.2007 d.93, effective 4/2/2007.
See: 38 N.J.R. 4285(a), 39 N.J.R. 1253(a).
In (a), deleted "during hours of darkness" from the end; and in (b)1, deleted "(full fencing on land)" following "entry".

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