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New depot safety rules

07 October, 2008
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Automatic shutdown systems to prevent overfill at fuel storage terminals have been announced by UKPIA and the Tank Storage Association, as part of the ongoing process to improve safety at major fuel storage terminals following the disaster at the Buncefield oil terminal in December 2005.
Christ Hunt, director general of UKPIA, said the the proposals were a significant step forward: "Confidence in the safety of the industry's operations is paramount."