20 Checklists on Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
This checklist is taken from 20 Checklists on Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Safety
1. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Maintain flammable liquid stock at the minimum inventory level. Over stock will surely increase fire risk.
2. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Flammable liquids storage and location shall be separated from other materials and chemicals.
3. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Store flammable liquid away from the processes.
4. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Remove any source of ignition (sparks, hot surface, open flames, smoking material) from flammable liquid storage and containers.
5. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Provide clear label for each flammable liquid stored.
6. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Design appropriate ventilation to disperse flammable vapors from spill, leak or release from any process.
7. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Use appropriate container with lid and spillage catchments trays.
8. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
If possible replace a flammable liquid with a less flammable one.
9. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Eliminate flammable liquid from the process altogether.
10. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Keep the container closed when it is not used.
11. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Flammable liquid storage should not obstruct exit path.
12. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Inspect storage tanks and containers for holes and leaks, and to ensure caps and seal conditions.
13. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Use only appropriate cabinets made of high-grade metal with self-closing doors and flame arresters for flammable liquids storage.
14. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Put the cabinets away from traffic, machinery, people and equipments that generate sparks, flames or heat.
15. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Do not store flammable liquid quantity more than the cabinets capacity.
16. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Use ventilation, an explosion-proof lighting and wiring, grounding system and elevated floor for storage room.
17. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Place proper warning labels and signs on containers and storage room.
18. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Provide sprinkler system and back-up protection.
19. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
Do not allow unaothorized people to access flammable and combustible liquid storage and containers.
20. Flammable Liquids Storage and Containers
For flammable liquid storage tank, it had better to install a dike with enough capacity.