How To Transport Bulk Diesel Without A HAZMAT

Thunder Creek has developed the first fuel and service trailer that can be towed by anyone with a standard driver's license. In this guide, we'll cover the applicable DOT Regulations and how the Multi-Tank Trailer legally eliminates the HAZMAT requirement when proper guidelines are met.

The Department of Transportation required drivers that haul large quantities of diesel to obtain a state-issued CDL with a HAZMAT endorsement.  There are a few exceptions in the Code of Federal Regulations that could mean big gains in productivity for your operation.


  • When the Federal Regulations apply... and when they don't.
  • A common misconception about CDLs and Vehicle Weight
  • Infographic: Do you need a CDL with HAZMAT Endorsement?