is committed to conducting its operations in a manner that protects the health
and safety of the public and the people who work at our facilities. We have a
highly skilled workforce and provide ongoing training to maintain the necessary skills and understanding necessary for a safe and healthy work environment. Keyera’s Health, Safety and
Environment Policy sets an expectation that everyone must share in the
responsibility to work safely and responsibly, while meeting or exceeding all
laws and regulations. To this end, everyone
at Keyera must:
- include safety as a part of all
- identify hazards and take
action to address any unsafe conditions, and to take steps to protect the
health and safety of workers and the public; and
- report any situation that
has or may result in an unsafe action, condition or loss and take action
to correct or address the situation.
regularly review our safety performance, conduct safety audits and share
experiences and best practices within our organization and with others in
industry. We continually evaluate and improve policies and operating
practices, taking into account changes in laws and regulations, technology
developments, industry standards and the operational needs of our facilities.
also have formal incident reporting processes, which allows us to, among other
things, identify and track incidents, follow up with the right corrective
actions and share our learnings. We have also developed and continue to
maintain detailed emergency response plans at each of our facilities. Keyera conducts simulated emergencies to train employees and test the
effectiveness of the plans. Where appropriate, we carry out investigations
to understand factors that might cause or contribute to incidents and seek to
learn from our experiences in order to prevent the occurrence or recurrence of an
Keyera believes that suppliers and
contingent workers are an important part of our safety culture. Our expectation
is that our suppliers adhere to our Health, Safety & Environment Policy and
meet or exceed our standards for working safely. We have established various
health and safety protocols for suppliers or contingent workers conducting work
with us, including onsite registration and safety orientation at all of our facilities.
Keyera uses ISNetworld to support our
pre-screening of on-site suppliers and to monitor their safety performance.
Third-Party Health & Safety
Keyera has achieved national Workplace
Safety Certificate of Recognition (COR) since 1999. Externally audited, the COR
certification demonstrates Keyera has implemented an effective health and
safety management system that meets or exceeds provincial standards. Keyera
conducts external COR audits on three-year intervals.
Photo: Employee at Keyera's Rimbey gas plant