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Risk Assessment- Petrol refuelling - March 2021

Hazards

Probable injury or Reason

Person at risk

Current control measures

Action required

Actioned by/date

Probability x severity = impact

Petrol – ingestion

Poisoning

Staff

Only specific containers to be used for storage

 

 

1x2=2

 

Petrol – fire / explosion

Burns, shock

Staff

No smoking or naked flame in proximity of fuel.

Engines and ignition should be switched off.

Only Staff trained in refueling.

No under 16’s.

Use funnel to refill tanks.

Pour slowly to avoid spillages

Swap tanks on boats, do not attempt on the water refueling.

Do not overfill.

 

 

 

 

2x5=10