NENA Pipeline Emergency Operations Standard/Model Recommendation Document 56-007
This standard is intended to aid Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP) in the development and implementation of emergency communication protocols pertaining to pipeline emergencies. It addresses common situations involving pipelines carrying non-toxic natural gas and hazardous liquid petroleum products. The focus of this standard is on the first minute of the call intake process.
Download a PDF copy of the standard here.
Pipeline Emergency Response Guidelines
In the unlikely event of an emergency near or involving a pipeline, it is critical you know how to respond and are prepared to work together with the pipeline representative. PAPA’s Emergency Response Guidelines were created to provide a concise, yet complete, resource for reference prior to and during a pipeline emergency.
Pipeline Emergency Response Videos
Use this series of Pipeline Emergency Response videos to supplement your knowledge about the pipelines in your community. Through the videos you’ll learn to recognize issues concerning public safety, hazards and risk communication. You’ll also learn about strategic considerations when responding to a pipeline release in your community. The video is divided into segments that focus on Community Awareness, Communication and Preparedness; Pipeline Integrity; Recognizing and Identifying Pipeline Releases; and Incident Response Guidelines.