The EPWG is made up or representatives of a number of UKOPA member companies. At the beginning of 2018 these were:
How can you get specific advice
The UKOPA Emergency Planning Workgroup (EPWG) will provide advice and information for any specific query, for example:-
- Advice on area-specific multi-party testing of emergency plans which aligns with current proposals for multiagency communication and response strategies required for the Civil Contingencies Act.
- Information on the role and responsibilities of the Pipeline Emergency Response Officer (PERO) – the first operator representative in response to a pipeline incident.
- Pipeline Emergency planning and hazard distances.
- Training and competency requirements for pipeline emergency response.
Current EPWG Chairman: Mr Andy Middleton Contact: email@example.com