The natural gas industry is focused on safety in everything it does.
Safety is the core value for America’s natural gas utilities.
The industry takes a number of steps to help maintain a longstanding record of safely and reliably delivering natural gas to homes and businesses across the nation.
2.7 million miles
Natural gas is delivered to customers through a safe, efficient and reliable 2.7-million-mile underground pipeline system.
$33 billion per year
America’s natural gas utilities spend more than $33 billion annually to help enhance the safety of natural gas delivery systems.
135 peer reviews
Peer Reviews help companies share leading practices and identify opportunities to better serve customers and communities. Since the program began in 2015, AGA has administered 135 peer reviews for member companies on 322 different topics.
Safety Culture Statement
AGA’s Safety Culture Statement
All employees of AGA member companies, as well as contractors and suppliers providing services to AGA members, are expected to place the highest priority on employee, customer, public and pipeline safety.
Stay Safe at Home with Natural Gas
Know what to do before you start a home improvement project or smell gas in your area.
Severe Weather Preparedness
Natural gas utilities work to ensure the safety of customers, employees and the public. It is important to remember these safety tips after a natural disaster, including a hurricane.
Natural gas utilities are a part of the communities in which they operate, serving customers through an extensive pipeline system. Keeping our customers safe, secure, and informed is paramount.
AGA and its members are taking the necessary actions to protect our Nation’s natural gas delivery system into the future.
Natural Gas is Safe and Affordable
Natural gas is more affordable than other major home energy sources. In addition to safely and reliably fueling millions of homes and businesses, natural gas saves you money.