HSG51 – The storage of flammable liquids in containers added to our Downloads Page
Date of publication: 1998
Series code: HSG51
Guidance on control measures to adopt and particularly the steps to take concerning the dangers of fire and explosion, although some general advice is given on health risks where helpful. Applies to all locations – new or existing – whether open air or specifically designed buildings, rooms or cabinets.
Addressed to those directly responsible for safe storage and handling of flammable liquids in containers in all general work activities, whether it be small quantities within a workroom, large drum procedures or operations within distribution areas at manufacturer or supplier premises. With illustrations, labelled diagrams, cross sections and a breakdown of legal requirements.