Propane Emergencies Program
Emergencies program is a comprehensive training program adopted by 27 state
firefighter training agencies and propane marketers designed to help emergency
responders develop the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and effectively
manage a propane emergency in transportation or at fixed facilities. It is
aimed to firefighters and members of the Hazardous Materials Response Teams,
propane marketers, propane industry product and container specialists, and
private or emergency response contractors and based upon commonly used
practices, references to nationally recognized engineering practices,
regulations and consensus standards, and training programs.
Emergency Scenarios Library teach appropriate responses to
emergencies such as what do you do in case of an accidental overfill at a
customer's home, a grill fire on a third floor apartment balcony, or an
underground tank leak.
The Marketer Outreach
Tools provides the resources needed to plan and deliver an
effective emergency responder training and walk-through session.
the Marketer Outreach Tools are available as downloads including the
Facilitor's Guide, DVD, video tips, and complementary customizable PowerPoint
presentations you can use to introduce your own facility as part of covering
the objectives of the training program.
You'll find all of our Propane
Emergencies training materials in the Safety & Training section on our
online Propane Marketer Resource Catalog (Propane MaRC), www.propanemarc.com. To
request a paper catalog, please call us at 202.452.8975, or email