"Working with P3 for the annual Duty to Warn mailing was a pure pleasure! This was the first time we outsourced it, and can say with 100% certainty we won’t ever do it any other way. The process was so easy and much more affordable than I had ever imagined."
—Robert E. Button, Button Oil & Propane, PA
“I've been aware of the P3 Duty to Warn Service for quite a while, now I wonder why I waited so long! After doing it myself or farming it out to local printers with mixed results for the last 10 years, the P3 process was easy, fast, efficient, and[...]
—Dave Barrett, Owner, Barrett Propane, Prescott, AZ
“P3 Propane Safety has a program that not only provides the Duty to Warn service, but documents the mailings with a certificate and list of the addresses mailed to. It’s just what the industry needed! This third-party verification process[...]
—Frank J Mortimer, Senior Field Services Specialist, EMC Insurance
“Our company is always looking for best practice. P3 Propane Safety and Duty to Warn are products that meet this criteria. These are polished products with excellent support and value. Thanks to Jerry and his team for providing great products and service! Our insurance company recognized their value as well, and even paid for our Duty to Warn mailing!"
—Toni Powers, Vice President, Powers Oil and Propane, Alliance, OH
“As the Chairman of State Association Safety Committee for 10+ years, a recipient of the NPGA Individual Safety Award, and an active participant in nation- and state-wide propane safety issues, one cannot underestimate the importance of our[...]
—Tim Spicer, Vice President, Foster Fuels Propane, VA
“Working with P3 for our Duty to Warn regulatory needs has been a complete success. The cost efficiency is a plus, but the true value is the fact that we are getting our customers all the information they need in a very professional looking package. Would recommend P3’s service to anyone, five stars!”
—Perry Flot, Greeley Branch Manager, Hill Petroleum, Greeley, CO
“We used to mail our Duty to Warn with our pricing plans and never felt confident that customers were actually reviewing the safety information that was sent. Now with P3, several customers have said they like the new format and went over the safety material with their family. I am now confident that we have a system in place that can protect our customers, our employees, and our company.”
—Adam J. Brumm, General Manager, Kent Oil & Propane, Nashville, MI
“We did our Duty to Warn process this year with the folks at P3, and it was cost-effective and easy. The sign-off on third-party verification was new to us but also another good feature of their program.”
—Margarita Barbour, IT/Operations Director, Wesson Energy Inc., Waterbury, CT
“The P3 team was helpful in guiding us through the process of sending customer information securely and the mailings were sent out on schedule. This is an easy way to get annual Duty to Warn mailings to all customers.”
—Barb Danielson, Vice President, Southern Iowa Oil, Corydon, IA
“The Duty to Warn process was simple and easy for us to implement. The most exciting part of our experience was having P3 exceed our expectations on service and cost.”
—Terri Beard, Office Manager, Blue Flame Inc., Berkeley Springs, WV
"We had been sending DTW materials to our customers, but our procedures were lacking the proper documentation and the process required a lot of extra effort. P3 made it easy for us, and now we have a record of every customer who received DTW this year. They provide a great service at a reasonable cost."
—Kirk Pendleton, Owner, South Fork Propane, South Fork, CO
“We are beyond thrilled with P3's Duty to Warn! They are very proactive and extremely efficient in getting the Duty to Warn mailing out to our customers. We have had several people come in and say how much they appreciated receiving the Duty to Warn in the mail! Thanks P3!”
—Tiff Guilliams, Business Growth Manager, Ford’s Propane Gas Inc., North Myrtle Beach, SC
“P3 completed our Duty to Warn process this year. These folks make the process simple and efficient! They assure that all compliance requirements are met properly. Very easy process, thank you P3!”
—Tera Peterson, Office Manager, Al’s Corner Oil, Carroll, IA
“We began using the Duty to Warn mailing in last couple of months and the results have been very well received by our propane customers. I presented the safety folder from the mailing at our annual meeting, and the customers were very impressed with the content and quite appreciative that we have taken added measures to provide them with a safe environment. Keep up the good work, P3.”
—Mark Crosswait, Manager, Patrons Cooperative Assoc., Rapid City, SD
“The folks at P3 handled our Duty to Warn requirement with incredible ease to our company. The assurance that our yearly obligation to our customers would be taken care of perfectly, without the time-consuming process being squarely on our[...]
—Andy Johnson, Business Development Manager, K.B. Johnson Oil & Gas Co., Fuquay-Varina, NC
“P3 makes the Duty to Warn process easy for us. They develop everything so we don’t have to ship the stationary, envelopes, or PERC brochures; they handle it all! And, because of their volume the cost is lower than we could do ourselves. P3 makes the process cost-effective and efficient, and they are a
—Dave Knapp, President, Knapp Energy Inc., Kalamazoo, MI
“The Duty to Warn process was simple and easy for us to implement. And, best of all, the cost was much lower per piece than I would have thought. Great service from P3."
“It's always a pleasure to work with such a professional company. I can say P3 is hands down the best and most affordable place to take care of Duty to Warn mailings. It's so nice not to have to worry about content, stuffing, or mailing these materials!”
—Jodi G. Gilreath, Blount Petroleum Corporation, Greenville, NC
"We really enjoy working with P3 to develop and handle our Duty to Warn mailing each year. They are detail-oriented and a real pleasure to work with. I simply can’t understand how anyone would want to perform this vital annual safety task in-house."
—James Deiter, Vice President, Deiter Bros., PA
"I love this Duty to Warn for propane program. It is so simple for me to just send the customer list and then they do all the work. This keeps us in compliance and keeps our customers informed. Thanks so much for this program."
—Debbie Baxter, Ray Oil & Gas Company, PA
“P3 Propane Safety has handled our Duty to Warn for several years. They remove the burden and ensure you are compliant. They are professional and handle the entire process. I would recommend P3 for Duty to Warn and other safety compliance programs they o¬ffer.”
“As a part of our most recent propane safety initiative we focused on our customers who own their own tanks. We reached out to P3 Propane Safety to help us develop a customized consumer mailing. Not only did they facilitate everything at a very[...]
—Andrea Myers, Director of Office and Human Resources, Lamprey Energy
“Using Consumer Focus for our Duty to Warn process was a huge efficiency gain for our company. Not only did we save time and money doing it, but with the time we saved, we were able to complete other important tasks at hand. We were very pleased with everything and would highly recommend Consumer Focus for this Duty to Warn mailing process.”
—Liz Genovesi, Blue Light Energy, Bridgehampton, NY
"P3 Propane Safety mailed out our Duty to Warn this year for the first time. We mailed our own in previous years. The amount of time and cost P3 saved us was priceless! Their customer service was amazing! All of my questions were answered and the mailing went out after only a few emails. So easy! Will definitely use them for all future mailings."
Duty to Warn is an annual risk mitigation process for propane dealers to inform customers of important propane safety information. Informing your customers about proper use and storage of propane as well as how to detect warning signs of a gas leak can significantly reduce the risk of propane-related hazards. This industry best practice provides protection for your customers through an annual mailing of informational materials and can legally protect your business should a residential propane accident occur.
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