RD-02 V1.1 Cylinder Safety (Transport) Caps
The safe handling and transport of gaseous cylinders is
extremely important to avoid injury caused by the accidental
discharge of gaseous cylinders during transport, whether by vehicle
or manual handling. Cylinder safety (transport) caps are one of
several safety mechanisms used to avoid such accidental
This document provides a list of cylinder safety caps and
supplier details for the gaseous fire suppression cylinders most
commonly used in Australia.
The list is intended to be a useful reference for technicians so
that when they find cylinders with no safety cap they can easily
identify the type of safety cap required and where it can be
RD-02 Cylinder Safety (Transport) Caps
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