Oil fuel depot public information notice

Information about possible risks and what you should do in the event of an incident or accident at an OPA Oil fuel depot.


The emergency information explains what you should do in the unlikely event of an incident. It is produced in accordance with the Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations (COMAH) to advise you what to do in the unlikely event of a major accident on our premises that could affect you and people near you.

Safety is the number one priority at all the depots for The Oil and Pipelines Agency (OPA) and all reasonable steps are taken to prevent accidents of any type. To this end, both OPA and the local authorities have prepared emergency plans to counter the effects of an incident , should one occur.