Safety General Information
Natural gas is one of the safest and most reliable fuels available. Natural gas is lighter than air and will dissipate into the atmosphere unless confined. It has a higher combustion temperature than other fuels. Combustion cannot occur unless a narrow range of fuel-to-air mixture is present.
Find out what to do if you smell natural gas.
Like all energy forms, it must be used properly. For safe, efficient use of natural gas in your home, it is important that you respect natural gas, know how to use it properly and follow manufacturer’s directions for using and taking care of natural gas appliances. By properly caring for your appliances, you'll help ensure safe and effective operation.
Call before you dig to ensure your safety and the safety of everyone around you by having your natural gas line located.
If you suspect a natural gas line has been damaged, call the West Parkland Gas Co-op Ltd. 24-Hour phone # 780-963-3311 and 911. Any gas line damage, no matter how minor must be reported to West Parkland Gas Co-op Ltd.
Find out what you need to know if you hit a line.
Theft of natural gas and tampering with West Parkland Gas Co-op Ltd. equipment can create a safety hazard for the offender and the offender's neighbours. It is an offence under The Criminal Code. Theft of gas affects West Parkland Gas Co-op Ltd. rates for paying customers. Please report theft of natural gas by contacting West Parkland.