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Oil and Gas Health and Safety Issues Backgrounder

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Author: 
Rutherford, Susan
Summary: 

The purpose of this handout is to provide an overview of the health and safety risks associated with oil and gas development in order to support a discussion that will lead to the adoption in British Columbia of legislation and regulations that reflect the very best practices for health and safety. The handout is organized by broad topic: air pollution, waste and by-product disposal, operational hazards, noise and accidents.

Publication Date: 
October 1, 2006
Publication Pages: 
6
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PDF