Summary Statement

Checklist provided by the California State Compensation Insurance Fund to help contractors operate safely when using fuel (gasoline). Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' button to access the other items.

HAZARD satisfactory Needs
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Is it prohibited to fuel an internal combustion engine with a flammable liquid while the engine is running?        
Are fueling operations done in such a manner that likelihood of spillage will be minimal?        
When spillage occurs during fueling operations, is the spilled fuel washed away completely, evaporated, or other measures taken to control vapors before restarting the engine?        
Are fuel tank caps replaced and secured before starting the engine?        
In fueling operation is there always metal contact between the container and the fuel tank?        
Are fueling hoses of a type designed to handle the specific type of fuel?        
Is it prohibited to handle or transfer gasoline in open containers?        
Are open lights, open flames, sparking, or arcing equipment prohibited near fueling or transfer of fuel operations?        
Is smoking prohibited in the vicinity of fueling operations?        
Are fueling operations prohibited in building or other enclosed areas that are not specifically ventilated for this purpose?        
Where fueling or transfer of fuel is done through a gravity flow system, are the nozzles of the self-closing type?        
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