299.701 General requirements.§ 299.701 General requirements.
Under the procedures provided in § 299.713, the railroad shall obtain FRA approval of a written inspection, testing, and maintenance program. The program shall provide detailed information, consistent with the requirements set forth in §§ 299.337 through 299.349, and 299.445(a), on the inspection, testing, and maintenance procedures necessary for the railroad to safely operate its system. This information shall include a detailed description of -
(a) Safety inspection procedures, intervals, and criteria;
(b) Test procedures and intervals;
(c) Scheduled preventive maintenance intervals;
(d) Maintenance procedures; and
(e) Special testing equipment or measuring devices required to perform safety inspections and tests.