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Why You Should Schedule Your Company’s Compliance Assessment Now

Are you overwhelmed with the number of propane safety requirements you are responsible for? After all, there is no true one-stop shop governing all regulatory bodies that have requirements surrounding propane sales and distributions. Instead of having to try to navigate this important and complex mountain on your own, enjoy peace of mind with a […]

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The Reasons Why Your Company Needs a DOT Security Plan

Read our latest feature in Indoor Comfort Marketing about why every propane company needs a DOT security plan and how P3 Propane can help develop one that will help keep your customers, employees, and company protected. “A DOT security plan is critical in evaluating security risks, preventing unauthorized access and ensuring that employees are properly […]

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Why ADD Systems Users Partner with P3 Propane Safety

ADD Systems is a leading supplier of back-office and mobile software solutions for the propane industry and works seamlessly with the P3 Compliance System and P3 Mobile Safety app. P3 enables propane retailers to easily save and report on critical safety procedures, decreasing error rates and increasing operational efficiency. The software also flags inspections that […]

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5 Reasons P3 Is Imperative for Multi-Location Propane Marketers

#1: Review safety inspections from any location and eliminate costly and inefficient field audits The digital, cloud-based platform will help you eliminate travel time for safety inspection audits—after all, managers and trainers can simply view photos of the jobsite. In addition, the online software platform helps you identify specific coaching and training needs your employees […]

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P3 Propane Safety’s John Horner Discusses Propane’s Biggest Challenges

The senior consultant, safety & training, talks about the workforce crisis & ongoing training opportunities Originally published in Butane-Propane News in June 2023  Describe your current role at your company. The best thing about my role is that every day is different. Most days are filled with meetings and phone calls answering compliance questions. The […]

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How to Streamline Your Cathodic Protection Testing & Documentation

Originally published in LP Gas Magazine in May 2023  The National Fire Protection Agency’s Liquified Petroleum Gas Code 58 requires routine cathodic testing requirements for underground propane tanks 2011 and newer. Are you aware of how to meet specific code requirements efficiently? Requirements vary depending on location, but what doesn’t change is the best way […]

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Protect Your Employees with the Proper PPE

Originally published in LP Gas Magazine in September 2022 As a propane delivery company owner or manager, it’s your responsibility to make sure employees stay safe on the job. One important procedure is ensuring your staff is prepared with the proper personal protective equipment (PPE). Conducting a safety meeting is the first step to a […]

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Get the Job Done Right the First Time

Technology Assists Propane Personnel with Safety Documentation Originally published in LP Gas Magazine in January 2023 Let’s face it: Providing service in the propane industry is difficult. Schedules are hectic, technicians don’t love paperwork, and there’s never enough time for training. These barriers result in a shocking error rate in propane safety documentation. Getting back […]

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Improving Efficiency for Propane Bobtail Drivers

For both ASME and DOT containers, the distance from any building’s openings, external sources of ignition, and intakes to direct vented gas appliances or mechanical ventilation systems are critical considerations. Maintaining an efficient and effective process that allows your drivers to identify container location violations and your management to remediate them is critical. Many companies […]

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The Importance of Regular Safety Meetings

Propane marketers have lots of responsibilities, not the least of which is providing employees the proper training and tools they need to stay safe on the job and comply with regulatory compliance requirements. Conducting regular safety meetings with your entire team is critical to foster an environment of safety. How Often Should You Conduct Safety […]

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