At TEPPCO, process drives HSE compliance

Compliance with US health, safety, and environmental regulations by petroleum liquids pipelines can be complicated, according to Barbara A. Carroll, TEPPCO vice-president for environmental, health, and safety.Competing, sometimes conflicting requirements from more than one agency often set up a nearly impossible situation for a company, she said. But usually, TEPPCO is "able to comply with the spirit of [competing] regulations U and let the agencies sort out [jurisdiction]."The key to compliance, she said in an exclusive interview with Oil & Gas Journal, is the process.StepsThat process must involve, first, making sure the company is aware of regulations. This part is more difficult t...

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