Vacuum Excavation and Sewer Cleaning Equipment - Safety Requirements
This SAE standard provides safety requirements for vacuum excavation and sewer cleaning equipment. This document is not intended to cover equipment addressed by other on-road federal, state, and local regulations. Truck-mounted or trailer-mounted vehicles are required to meet local or regional on-road requirements, as applicable.
There are currently no safety standards or guidelines for the vacuum excavator equipment or sewer cleaning equipment industries. This standard was developed to benefit these industries by providing essential safety requirements for vacuum excavation and sewer cleaning equipment.