Showing posts with label Pipeline Safety. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Pipeline Safety. Show all posts

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

GAO Releases Two Pipeline Safety Reports

Recently, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released two Pipeline Safety related reports, titled Pipeline Safety: Better Data and Guidance Could Improve Operators' Responses to Incidents GAO-13-284T (Jan. 28, 2013) [18-page report available here] and Pipeline Safety: Better Data and Guidance Needed to Improve Pipeline Operator Incident Response GAO-13-168 (Jan. 23, 2013) [50-page report available here]. Both reports were issued in furtherance of the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011 and "the ability of transmission pipeline operators to respond to a product release."