Filling propane tanks can be very dangerous and can pose a personal safety hazard, property hazard, and liability hazard and put the general public in danger. It is important to know how to inspect a container and how to safely dispense the propane into the proper container.
It only takes one mistake to result in a disaster! The following is a brief overview of general safety tips in regard to propane filling stations that are used by some commercial businesses (for example: convenience stores, gas stations, hardware stores, RV dealerships, etc.). It is important to emphasize that if you are not trained by qualified personnel on how to conduct this task safely, you should NOT be doing it!