TotalFinaElf addresses technology risk for French government

TotalFinaElf has outlined its response to technology risk issues raised by the explosion at its AZF chemical plant in Toulouse in September, in which 29 people were killed.

The France-based oil major says it has adopted these measures independently of the national debate over safety – which was instigated by the French government in response to the explosion – and any recommendations that emerge from that debate.
The five main areas covered by the firm’s response include the following:


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