Safety is a core value at Targa. We know that our success as a company hinges on our ability to protect our workforce and the public and to maintain the integrity of our assets. We promote a safety-first culture and operate our assets in a way that continuously exceeds industry standards. Our goal is for everyone to return home safely at the end of every day.
2022 Performance Highlights
Highlights represent 2022 performance over base year of 2021.
Safety Commitments and Goals
We prioritize safety everywhere in our organization. Investing in safety programs that protect our employees and communities strengthens our company and is aligned with our core values. We believe that “Zero is Achievable,” and our goal is to operate and deliver our products without any injuries.
Our safety training program is designed to actively engage employees and contractors in all aspects of safety, and to provide the knowledge and skills needed to operate safely and responsibly. It includes a dynamic combination of online and instructor-led training and is conducted at least annually for field employees.
Emergency Preparedness and Response
As a responsible member of the communities where we operate, we have robust processes in place to prepare for and appropriately respond to a wide range of emergencies.
Emergency Response Program
Our Corporate Crisis Management Plan is designed to cover any emergency event that may occur. It adheres to the guidelines stipulated in our ES&H Policy, and the Executive team oversees its implementation.
Emergency Response Drills and Outreach
We recognize that our emergency response plans are most effective when coupled with regular, comprehensive training and drills. In 2022, we conducted 12 pipeline emergency response drills, including five deployment exercises and seven tabletop drills. Approximately 17 different local first responder agencies, eight different local emergency management committees, and numerous state and federal agencies participated in the drills.