Wineries - Fire and explosion risks: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of fires and explosions at wineries.
Last updated

Apr 2013

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PDF, 445.77 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

Wineries store highly flammable liquids, particularly ethanol. This is a workplace health and safety risk because these liquids can cause fires and explosions. This document outlines:

  • the types of injuries these accidents can cause
  • safe work systems to reduce or eliminate these workplace risks