Pipeline Safety

 811 Pipeline

What to do if you Detect a Leak


DON'T: Light a match, start an engine or activate any kind of electrical switch, including lights, or do anything that may cause a spark.

DON'T: Drive into a vapor cloud.

DON'T: Have any kind of contact with any escaping material. Some products are toxic and/or corrosive.

DO: Leave the area immediately. Warn others in the area.

DO: Refrain from any activities that could cause heat or sparks.

DO: Turn off any running machinery.

DO: Notify 911 or emergency personnel once you are clear of the danger area.*

* Even a cell phone can cause a spark.

Be sure you are clear of the danger area before using any communications device.




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