US Government Regulations
Smart-Hose® Technologies offers a patented and engineered solution that deals with the inherent dangers represented by hose assemblies. The Smart-Hose® safety system is a proven technology that has received endorsement from the US Department of Transportation.
In recognition of the Smart-Hose® Safety System, The US Department of Transportation has issued special permits for relaxed attendance for the following applications (click on the link for the permit)
- Application for DOT Special Permit 14447 Click Here
Special Permit Completeness Review for Renewal Applications Click Here.
National Fire Protection Association:
NFPA 58; 2014 was recently released; and incorporates several changes and updates. One of the more significant updates requires the facility hose to have a passive safety device that will shut off the flow of LP gas caused by a complete hose separation. See how Smart-Hose® Technologies is keeping you compliant with NFPA 58; 2014 . The Smart-Hose® Safety System meets the requirement of NFPA 58; 2014 Edition for the facility hose.
Environmental Protection Agency:
In June of 2007, The United States Environmental Protection Agency issue a Chemical Safety Alert regarding the over reliance of Excess Flow Valves (EFVs).
Smart-Hose® Technologies has recently been issued their CE Marking Permission. The CE Marking Permission certifies Smart-Hose® Technologies to CE Mark Category II pressure equipment/hose assemblies in accordance with PED. The CE Marking Permission will permit Smart-Hose® Technologies to sell the Smart-Hose® Safety System into general chemical transfer applications throughout Europe that fall under the pressure and size rating defined by the PED. Smart-Hose Technologies CE Marking Permission
CSA International has issued CSA Approval for Smart-Hose® Technologies Type 1 LPG Smart-Hose assemblies. Smart-Hose Technologies CSA Certificate
Fertilizer Canada - Ammonia Code of Practice - Implementation Guide Section C10.5 - Pull-Away Protection Technology - Bulletin # 03-2016
Technical Standards & Safety Authority has issued Smart-Hose® Technologies Canadian Registration Numbers CRN for the following:
- Alberta CRN 0D16092.5
- Quebec CRN 0D16092.56
- Ontario CRN 0D16092.5
- Saskatchewan CRN 0D16092.56
- Manitoba CRN 0D16092.54
- British Colombia CRN 0D16092.51
- Prince Edward Island CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- Nova Scotia CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- New Brunswick CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- Newfoundland CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- Yukon CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- Northwest Territory CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
- Nunavut CRN 0D16092.59870YTN
Inspecta has issued Approval no. 12-454065-00. Sweden Approval for Smart-Hose® Technologies, Penflex Series 700 metal hose assemblies both 1” and 2” with flange connection.