Industry Professionals, First Responders Attend Pipeline Safety Training
Staff Reports | Midland Reporter-Telegram
Texas811 held its annual Permian Basin Safety Day Tuesday at the Horseshoe to continue its emphasis on improving pipeline safety by calling 811 before digging.
Ketha Molina, damage prevention manager with Texas811, said there are millions of miles of pipeline located throughout the country that carry everything from crude oil to natural gas and refined products to water and even fiber optics — “all things that are needed for viable living.”
She said the loss of fiber optics could result in the loss of access to the 911 emergency system…(Read the full story)