When it comes to fueling the quality of people’s lives, safety and reliability are built in to our energy infrastructure – and they’re in place long before we begin to build and operate any of our systems.
2018 Enbridge Safety Report to the Community

How well are we are meeting our commitment to keep you and your neighbors safe? Judge for yourself.

The lifecycle of an Enbridge pipeline

With proper design, construction, operation and maintenance, pipelines have a very long life. The safety of people, and protection of the environment, is our top priority throughout the entire pipeline lifecycle.

Infographic: Safe systems 24/7/365

Get the big picture on Enbridge's multi-pronged approach to safety.


Enbridge actively looks for opportunities to adapt and harness technology to keep our pipelines and distribution systems safe.


We are committed to putting safety first and being transparent—when it comes to our operations as a company, and our actions as a neighbor.

Infographic: How we prepare

Our first goal is always to prevent incidents before they happen, but if they do, we're ready to respond safely and effectively.

Safe digging and damage prevention

If you're excavating near a pipeline right-of-way (ROW), you need to call your local toll-free one-call number in either the U.S. or Canada in advance.


Safety goes beyond preventing incidents on our systems. We also devote our energy and resources to keeping our neighbors and communities safe.

Infographic: How we respond
When an incident occurs, we respond safely and effectively to minimize the impact on people, communities and the environment.
Emergency management: An overview
Enbridge's emergency management programs are based on mitigation and prevention, preparedness, response and recovery
Enbridge's Safety and Reliability Policy
A strong safety culture and a disciplined, deliberate, and unrelenting approach to risk mitigation are keys to our continued success and foundational to our future growth.