CITGO Receives 2009 Safety Recognition by the American Petroleum Institute
Apr 23, 2010
“As a company committed to the highest standards in safety, CITGO is honored to receive this prestigious award. The people of CITGO are also deeply committed to caring for our communities, our environment and each other. This dedication is in alignment with the principles of safety and environmental stewardship endorsed by our parent company, Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A (PDVSA), the national oil company of the
API, a leading national trade association that represents all aspects of the
In addition to the Safety Performance Award, CITGO was also recognized in the operator category with certificates for occupational safety performance for the lowest total vehicle accident rate.
In 2009, CITGO received several awards for environmental and safety achievements including the Energy Champion Award, the highest award given in the Department of Energy’s Save Energy Now program.
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