While quite rare, oil spills can be very bothersome. In addition of being a fire hazard, the odour given off by just a few drops of oil is enough to stink up an entire residence.
Whether the leak is from a compromised heating system or an oil spill that occurred during commercial transport, here is a safety guide on what to do to deal with an oil spill.
Did you know that… an oil tank can leak years after it was last filled?
In all cases, regardless of the source of the oil spill, be sure to keep yourself and your loved ones away from the fumes, as they could pose a health risk. As always, if in doubt contact GUS, and most importantly, stay out of harm’s way. We are here to support you at every stage of your claim.