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FireSmart Guidebook for the Oil and Gas Industry

This guidebook introduces wildfire management at the site level by:

  • Enhancing emergency response capability
  • Mitigating economic impact during shutdowns
  • Mitigating infrastructure loss or damage
  • Reducing liability for industry-caused ignitions

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers Wildfire Prevention Best Management Practices manual

The 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.

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FireSmart Guidebook for the Oil and Gas Industry

This guidebook was developed in partnership with Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Partners in Protection, SEPAC and Canadian Association of…

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