Monthly Archives: January 2019

Does Home Insurance Cover Oil Spills?

By |2019-03-08T09:25:45+01:00January 25th, 2019|Oil Spill|

The majority of residents who have domestic oil tanks assume that their home insurance policy would cover the clean-up costs in the event of a spillage or oil leak.  Many policies will cover the environmental clean-up costs, but occasionally, some don't. We recommend that homeowners ensure that both the immediate aftermath of an oil leak

Do I Need To Move Out During Oil Spill Clean-Up?

By |2019-03-08T09:27:22+01:00January 17th, 2019|Oil Spill|

Every year, there are thousands of reported pollution incidents across Ireland and the UK caused by leaking or spilt oil, with many of these incidents occurring on residential properties. A spill of diesel or kerosene from your oil tank can be dangerous for the water environment, human health and the wider environment, which means the

How Damaging Can An Oil Spill Be To My Property?

By |2019-01-09T10:49:55+01:00January 9th, 2019|Oil Spill|

Every oil spill is different, and the impact of a fuel leak can vary from site to site. Although releases from residential heating oil tanks are often extremely problematic, and the clean-up will gradually become more complex the longer the spill is left untreated. Here’s some of the common consequences of a domestic oil leak: