PSMA members are committed to compliance with all state and local regulations for all septic tank installations.
On Lot Waste water Treatment System Inspections:
PSMA/NOF Inspection Standards are restricted to individuals who have completed the required training and achieved a passing test score. When performing a PSMA/NOF Inspection, inspectors must fully apply the standards. No part of the applicable PSMA/NOF Standards may be excluded.
PSMA members shall practice sound management in all activities, including but not limited to: inspections of on lot waste-water treatment systems; installation of on lot waste-water treatment systems, the processing, transport, storage and final use or disposal of septage and other bio-solids materials.
If the PSMA Ethics Committee receives a written complaint concerning a member not abiding by the above outlined Code of Ethics, an investigation will be performed and a report will be presented to the Board of Directors. The member against whom the assertion is made may present a report as well. The Board of Directors will hear all parties and a decision will be made based on majority agreement. If the assertion(s) pertain to the On lot Waste-water Treatment Inspection Standards, the Board of Directors will have the option to revoke or suspend any individual’s Inspection Certification, preventing them from performing PSMA/NOF inspections, if such individual is found not to be fully implementing the inspection Standards.