Guidance Materials

We have created a variety of health and safety guidelines and manuals to help enhance safety in the refining, distribution and retailing of transportation fuels. 

 

Process Safety Management
Process Safety Management

The petroleum industry, in conjunction with various petroleum carriers, has produced this generic manual to inform drivers about safe product handling practices. This manual contains information and guidelines that are standard throughout the petroleum industry. It represents the minimum level of professional knowledge and understanding that is required to safely deliver products.

 

Fuel Distribution
 

Professional Petroleum Driver's Manual-English
Professional Petroleum Driver's Manual-English

The petroleum industry, in conjunction with various petroleum carriers, has produced this generic manual to inform drivers about safe product handling practices. This manual contains information and guidelines that are standard throughout the petroleum industry. It represents the minimum level of professional knowledge and understanding that is required to safely deliver products.

Manuel du chauffeur de vehicles de produits petroliers professionel
Manuel du chauffeur de véhicules de produits pétroliers professionnel-Français

L’industrie pétrolière, en collaboration avec divers transporteurs de produits pétroliers, a élaboré ce manuel générique dans le but d’informer les chauffeurs des pratiques sécuritaires de manutention des produits. Ce manuel renferme des renseignements et des directives normalisés dans l’ensemble de l’industrie pétrolière. Il présente le niveau minimal de connaissances professionnelles et de compréhension requis pour assurer la livraison sécuritaire des produits.

Using the Canadian Fuels Association Colour-Symbol System to Mark Equipment and Vehicles for Product Identification
Using the Canadian Fuels Association Colour-Symbol System to Mark Equipment and Vehicles for Product Identification

This recommended practice describes a system for marking the equipment used to store and handle bulk petroleum products. A uniform and easily understood identification system facilitates petroleum industry operations and helps prevent errors in product handling.

Land Transportation Emergency Response Guideline for Petroleum Spills
Land Transportation Emergency Response Guideline for Petroleum Spills

This guideline outlines scope, emergency response code practices, response time guidelines, response equipment, and personnel capability requirements. When applicable, reference is made to recognized published emergency response standards and industry codes of practice.

 

Retail Sites Safety Guidelines
 

Retail Service Station Work Safe Information Paper
Retail Service Station Work Safe Information Paper

This information paper reviews work that has been done by Canadian Fuels on best management practices for retail safety.

Defends
Defends

Retail sites are designed and operated with the customer’s safety in mind. However, being careless with fuel can jeopardize everyone’s safety. This document offers safe and simple fuelling techniques that will keep you and your family safe from unnecessary risks.