EagleRidge Energy – Code of Business Conduct and Ethics
It is EagleRidge’s policy to conduct all business in accordance with the highest ethical standards and in full compliance with the laws of the states where it operates and to treat all employees fairly and with respect.
It is the policy of EagleRidge Energy that the conduct of every director, officer and employee while acting on behalf of the Company shall be based upon the highest ethical standards and compliance with the law.
Obeying the law, both in letter and in spirit, is the foundation on which Eaglerigdge’s ethical standards are built. All directors, officers and employees must respect and obey the laws of the cities and states in which we operate.
Commitment to Health Safety and the Environment
EagleRidge Energy is committed to responsible and safe exploration and production practices. Respect for the environment and a focus on adherence to sound health, safety and environmental practices are important facet of EagleRidge’s corporate culture and reflect a company-wide commitment to the communities where we operate.
As one of the most active drillers in the Barnett Shale and other parts of the United States, EagleRidge explores for and produces crude oil, condensate, natural gas liquids and clean-burning natural gas. We are recognized as an innovative and creative company and as an organization that has a demonstrated track record of identifying and successfully extracting energy resources which have become increasingly more challenging to capture and produce. As we strive to continually improve both our techniques and technology, our employees maintain a sharp focus on sound health, safety and environmental practices and procedures. Our culture promotes socially responsible actions. It is a key component in executing the EagleRidge business strategy and will continue to be just as important in the future.
As part of its normal business operations, EagleRidge monitors for health, safety and the environment and works continuously to improve its performance. Safety and environmental performance, including compliance with updated laws and industry practices are reviewed throughout the year.. Proactive steps are taken to comply with legal requirements, prevent incidents and protect the environment.
Pollution Prevention Programs and Spill Contingency Plans
EagleRidge continuously works to identify waste and hazardous materials and to understand and manage their associated risks. The company’s goal is to progressively eliminate the risks that waste and hazardous materials pose to our employees, contractors, the community and the environment.
Pollution prevention is addressed by EagleRidge through various plans that are prepared and maintained by our staff. These plans are developed with the primary goal of preventing the occurrence of pollution, the plans cover spill prevention and countermeasures, waste management and flowline integrity. EagleRidge also works in conjunction with its operating partners and contractors to test and improve its emergency response capabilities. Each of our operating areas develops and maintains a written plan that provides a framework for rapid response and effective response to emergency situations.