Most farmers have some sort of fuel stored on their farm, whether it be for filling up the tractor or topping up the farm ute. Petrol and diesel are highly flammable substances that can catch on fire if they are exposed to static or another ignition source. Fuel also gives off a vapour which can travel far from its source. With plenty of different people coming onto farms, including fuel delivery drivers, it is essential fuel is stored correctly to avoid serious injury, illness or death.
Learn how to store fuel safely on your farm