Jan. 30: NEB Finalizes Order on Emergency Management Programs


The National Energy Board finalized an order directing all regulated companies to make emergency management program information publicly available online by July 31, 2017. In response to feedback, the NEB made several changes to the original Order (MO-002-2017) and corresponding guidance. All NEB-regulated company emergency management programs must include the following key elements:

  • Policy and Commitment
  • Goals and Objectives
  • Public Safety Information
  • An Emergency Procedures Manual
  • Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Controls
  • Clean-up and Remediation information
  • Stakeholder Liaison to Prepare for Emergencies
  • Continuing Education
  • Training and Exercises
  • Incident Management System.