According to the National Transportation Safety Board, natural gas pipelines and mains are among the safest methods of transporting energy products. Pipelines are an essential component of our nation’s infrastructure. Each company has an integrity management plan, and you may contact them directly for more information.

Pipeline companies communicate regularly with emergency officials and work with local police and fire departments in emergency situations. It is extremely unlikely that a hazardous leak will occur, but you should always be prepared. These safety guidelines will provide you with important information if you suspect a problem.