Prepares all first responders with practical knowledge addressing aspects of awareness, regulations and standards, hazard and risk evaluation and safe emergency response procedures for handling natural gas emergencies.
The interactive format incorporates video instruction and textbook learning to provide a broad representation of pipeline operations and tactical response options.
Michael Callan and utility experts developed this program from countless case histories to eliminate unnecessary injuries resulting from natural gas incidents.
Responding to Natural Gas Emergencies is recommended by the Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) for meeting and exceeding industry compliance of (API RP 1162) requirements.
Responding to Natural Gas Emergencies helps pipeline operators, community officials, and emergency responders to work together to prevent and effectively respond to a pipeline incident.
Includes Augmented Reality, which affords the reader the ability to visually experience multi-media assets from a printed page by using smartphone and tablet devices.
Chapters: 1. Introduction 2. Understanding Utility Natural Gas 3. Utility Transmission and Distribution System 4. Responding to Natural Gas Emergencies 5. Appendix: RP 1162—Pipeline Awareness for Emergency Response Community 6. Natural Gas Emergency Safety Checklist 7. Glossary