Final Buncefield report holds lessons for major hazard sites

Operators should pay heed to the series of basic errors in safety management that were behind the 2005 Buncefield oil storage site fire, say the site’s regulators.

Fire crews try to control aftermath of Buncefield explosion (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Fire crews try to control aftermath of Buncefield explosion (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

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