Commitment to Safety

At Sasabe Pipeline Co., our priority is the safe construction and operation of a natural gas pipeline that would meet or exceed all state and federal safety regulations.


Our Safety, Health and Environmental (SH&E) Policy affirms our commitment to protecting the safety and health of our employees, contractors and the general public while maintaining the quality of the environment in which we operate. We believe that all occupational injuries, illnesses and environmental incidents are unacceptable and are committed to eliminating hazards and safely managing those hazards that cannot be eliminated. We strive to comply with all federal, state, local and industry safety, health and environmental laws and regulations.

Fast Facts:

  • The natural gas system has the best safety record of any energy delivery system according to the National Transportation Safety Board and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).
  • Federal and state regulations govern the design, construction, operation and maintenance of natural gas pipelines.
  • We believe that your awareness of the proposed pipeline is critical in helping keep our operations running smoothly and safely. Below, you will find answers to all of the most frequently asked questions from neighbors like yourself.

Are natural gas pipelines safe?

Pipelines are the safest way to transport natural gas over long distances. Natural gas pipelines are built according to rigorous safety standards and have an outstanding safety record. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the U.S. natural gas pipeline network consists of more than 300,000 miles of interstate and intrastate transmission pipelines.

Additional Safety Information


Pipelines are the safest mode of transportation.