Best Management Practice for Wildfire Prevention

Publication #: 2007-0022

Published: Jan 2008

Pages: 75 p.

Filed Under: Best Management Practices, Emergency Response, Health & Safety

These Best Management Practices are to be used collectively by the upstream oil and gas industry to assist them in the prevention of industry caused wildfires, and to mitigate the impact of catastrophic fires on industry infrastructure, operations, liability, personnel safety and the environment.

See also the FireSmart Guidebook for the Oil and Gas Industry co-sponsored by the Alberta Department of Sustainable Resource Development and CAPP. This Guidebook addresses both the threat of wildfire to oil and gas industry values as well as the potential liability of the oil and gas industry. It is intended as a guide for industry planning engineers and safety program managers throughout the province.

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