This is a historic and critical time. While Southern Company is secure in knowing justice and equality are embedded in Our Values – the ethical and moral compass that centers us – ultimately, we realize that there is more work to be done, and we are being called to do it.
We believe the safety of our employees and customers is paramount. We will perform and maintain every job, every day, safely.
Honesty, respect, fairness and integrity drive our behavior. We keep our promises, and ethical behavior is our standard.
We are dedicated to superior performance throughout our business. We will continue our strong focus on innovative solutions, improving how we run our business and our commitment to environmental stewardship.
We are committed to the success of our employees, our customers, our shareholders and our communities. We fully embrace, respect and value our differences and diversity.
Racism has no place in our company nor our communities. Therefore, we must do our part and that starts with our employees, customers, shareholders and partners. As we work to uncover and destroy systemic racism in all its forms, we are centering on four areas:
Using those focus areas, we’ve outlined a 4-stage approach.