36.7. Hydrocarbon Fuels Checklist

Have possible sources of ignition been identified and prohibited from areas where flammable vapor may exist? AFI 91-203 para.

Have all damaged static grounds been repaired and retested for resistance values? AFI 91-203 para.

Have all personnel in work environments where petroleum products are present been instructed on hazards of static electricity? AFI 91-203 para.

Are all personnel involved in fuel handling operations trained in minimizing the possibility of fuel spills and proper response procedures if a spill does occur? AFI 991-203 para.

Are proper procedures used when entering petroleum storage tanks? AFI 91-203 para. 36.2.3

Are the minimum safety features present in locations where petroleum products are handled or stored? AFI 91-203 para. 36.2.4

Are emergency shower and eyewash units in place IAW Chapter 19? AFI 91-203 para.

Are fuel transport vehicles electrically bonded to the offloading header during fuel handling operations? AFI 91-203 para.

Are proper procedures utilized for fuel transfer operations, including gauging and temperature measurement? AFI 91-203 para.

Is fire protection equipment properly located prior to fuel handling operations? AFI 91-203 para.

Do local fuel movement procedures include emergency shutdown procedures? AFI 91-203 para.

Are electrical bonding procedures followed for fuel truck-fill-stand operations? AFI 91-203 para.

Have all sources of ignition been eliminated during aircraft servicing operations? AFI 91-203 para. 36.4.1

Has a Fuel Servicing Safety Zone (FSSZ) been established for fuel servicing operations? AFI 991-203 para.

Do refueling drivers verify the type of aircraft to be serviced is the same type aircraft specified on the refueling dispatch log? AFI 91-203 para.

Are spotters used when backing refueling trucks toward the aircraft? AFI 91-203 para.

Are the specific precautions for hydrant system fueling being followed? AFI 91-203 para. 36.4.3


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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.