911 Dispatch personnel play a critical role in effective response to pipeline incidents.
Follow these simple guidelines in the case of a pipeline incident:
- Gather the proper information (if possible): company, product and release characteristics
- Know the appropriate response to each product
- Know the wind direction at the time
- Warn of ignition sources if possible
- Dispatch appropriate emergency responders
- Contact the pipeline company. Click on the link for Tesoro Logistics emergency contact information.