Spill response, Specialized industrial cleaning, Waste services, Risk assessment and Training

24 HOUR EMERGENCY NUMBER

083 675 1521

0800 111 986

24Hr Association
Spill Response Instructions

Spill Response Instructions

 

Chemical Spill Response Oil / Diesel Spill Response
1. ASSESS THE RISK (SAFETY FIRST)

– What product has been spilt?

– Risk from / to others.

– Access for vapour born hazards.

– What product has been spilt?

– What risk of fire / ignition source?

– Risk from / to others.

2. SELECT PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

– Apply PPE before you start working.

– If you do not have all the PPE requirements, do not enter spill area.

– Apply PPE before you start working.
3. CONFINE THE SPILL

– Use the Absorbent and / or Boom to confine the spill to as small an area as possible.

– Try to stop the movement of the spill or re-direct away from drains, roads etc.

– Use the Absorbent and / or Boom to confine the spill to as small an area as possible.

– Try to stop the movement of the spill or re-direct away from drains, roads etc.

4. STOP THE SOURCE
– If possible stop or reduce the spill at the source, close valve / plug a hole etc. – If possible stop or reduce the spill at the source, close valve / plug a hole etc.
5. IMPLEMENT CLEANUP / OR CALL FOR HELP ( 083 675 1521 )

– Place absorbent over the spillage, allow it to absorb the spilt product.

– Then use the broom and spark proof shovel to clean up and dispose of into waste bags provided.

– Alternatively use the Absorbent pads to absorb spillages or to wipe down surfaces.

– Place absorbent over the spillage, allow it to absorb the spilt product.

– Then use the broom and spark proof shovel to clean up and dispose of into waste bags provided.

– Alternatively use the Absorbent pads to absorb spillages or to wipe down surfaces.

6. DECONTAMINATE

– Remove all contaminated clothing, wash and decon shower if necessary.

– Remove all waste from site for safe legal disposal.

– Remove all contaminated clothing, wash and shower if necessary.

– Remove all waste from site for safe legal disposal.

7. COMPLETE REQUIRED REPORTS

– Assess why the spill occurred.

– Complete incident reports and legal requirement documents if requested.

– Assess why the spill occurred.

– Complete incident reports and legal requirement documents if requested. 

CONTACT US TO:

Refill or replace all products used from the spill kit.
Safely dispose of waste
Assist with clean up or rehabilitation.

 

 

 

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