CSX 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report: Moving Forward

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CSX 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report: Moving Forward

Every year, CSX creates a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report to document the company’s commitment to responsibility across environmental, social and governance topics. To download the full 2016 report and past reports, visit www.csx.com/responsibility.

Highlights include:

  • Generated $11.1 billion in net revenue and invested $2.7 billion to enhance the overall safety, capability and reliability of the CSX network.
  • Provided rail safety training and resources to nearly 7,000 first responders in 2016.
  • Promoted safety through a partnership with Operation Lifesaver, Inc., a non-profit public safety and awareness organization dedicated to reducing collisions, fatalities and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on or near railroad tracks. In 2016, CSX’s partnership with Operation Lifesaver reached nearly 725,000 people with in- person rail safety messages.
  • Improved fuel efficiency through enhanced fuel management processes and advanced technology solutions.
  • Spent nearly $2.8 billion on fuel-efficiency measures between 2007 and 2016.
  • Moved a ton of freight an average of 474 miles on a single gallon of fuel.
  • Invested more than $16 million in grants, sponsorships and in-kind donations to local organizations and national partners that share CSX’s values concerning safety, community, environment and wellness.
  • Offered community service opportunities for employees, grants and in-kind donations to non-profit organizations.
  • Hosted seven major service days across the network to give back to local communities.
  • Logged 18,025 hours of employee volunteer service through the company’s “Dollars for Doers” program, which was matched by CSX with $85,770 in grants to 155 employee-selected organizations.
  • Received awards and recognitions for sustainable operations, including Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for the sixth consecutive year, Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 2016 Best Corporate Citizens and the 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

 

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Delivering Economic and Environmental Benefits
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CSX Publishes Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report
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Moving Forward: CSX and City Year Celebrate More Than 20 Years as Partners
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Moving Forward: Rail Safety During the “Century of Cities”
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CSX Highlights 2015 Accomplishments
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Jul 11, 2016 3:00 PM ET

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