Norfolk Southern Corporation: Social Performance
Norfolk Southern is committed to the safety and well-being of its people and the communities it serves.
Norfolk Southern’s No. 1 goal is for each employee to return home safely to family and friends at the end of every work day. The railroad is committed to a safe working environment and providing employees with rewarding, meaningful careers. Strategic focus areas are behavior-based safety; employee wellness and training; and workforce diversity and inclusiveness.
As a responsible corporate citizen, Norfolk Southern considers safe rail operations in our communities as core to the company’s sustainability efforts. Strategic focus areas are safe transport of freight regulated as hazardous material; highway-rail grade crossing safety; trespassing prevention; and partnerships with local first responders.
SOCIAL AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
- Earned national achievement award for helping communities prepare for potential incidents involving transport of hazardous materials.
- Recognized as Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association.
- Ranked among Top 100 Military Friendly Employers.
- Designated as a Corporate Elite Health Champion by American Diabetes Association
Learn more about Norfolk Southern's commitment to an injury-free workplace and communities at nssustainability.com.