FOSA Public Policy
Fiber optic sensing can help protect our environment, infrastructure, critical facilities and borders.
Contact your Senators and Representative to urge them to include funding for this remarkable technology in relevant legislation. To identify your Members of Congress, go to www.senate.gov and www.house.gov
The Fiber Optic Sensing Association (“FOSA”) appreciates the opportunity to submit comments to the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on Pipeline Safety: Valve Installation and Minimum Rupture Detection Standards Docket No. PHMSA-2013-0255, CFR:49 CFR Parts 192 and 195, Federal Register Number: 2020-01459, (February 6, 2020) The Fiber Optic Sensing Association (FOSA) was founded in 2017 as a non-profit organization to educate industry, government and the general public on the benefits of fiber optic sensing technologies that enhance public safety, promote the security of critical facilities and infrastructure and protect the environment. Our 22 members include organizations that manufacture, install, test, evaluate, support, and/or use fiber optic sensing systems and equipment.