PETROLEUM LABORATORY FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY SOP
The operation of a petroleum facility is extremely hazardous however there are a number of precautions which
can be taken to reduce the possibility of a serious incident occurring.
During this block of instruction we will discuss how we can prevent loss of life and property caused by fire and
safety hazards through the application of proper safety procedures.
Terminal Learning Objective:
Action: Acquire knowledge on developing an SOP which identifies procedures for fire prevention, fire
fighting, use of fire extinguishers, emergency first aid, hazardous communication, and handling
materials/waste products in a petroleum laboratory environment.
Condition: Given all required materials.
Standards: These tasks will be accomplished according to FM 10-67-1, FM 21-11, and AR 385-10.