Health, Safety and Environment Policy

The following principles and commitments are integrated into our business and monitored to ensure performance meets or exceeds expectations from our employees, contractors, stakeholders and visitors.


At K+S Potash Canada, we consistently demonstrate that nothing is more important than Health and Safety – not production, not sales, not profit.

Our principles

  • Responsible HSEEQ management is vital to the success of our business and the wellbeing of current and future generations.
  • We believe all incidents and nonconformities are preventable and expect that anyone working for KSPC returns home healthy and safe every day.

Our Commitment

  • Senior leadership team promotes a culture that drives accountability at all levels of the organization.
  • Senior leadership team sets risk-informed goals and objectives, which are subject to regular review and continuous improvement.
  • KSPC systematically identifies, assesses and controls risks and opportunities, which are subject to planned action.
  • Senior leadership team integrates HSEEQ into business strategies and processes and encourages continuous development and improvement of environmentally friendly and energy efficient technologies.
  • KSPC continually improves its management systems and performance, which is analyzed, measured and monitored regularly against targets set by senior leadership.
  • KSPC assesses and controls the impact of its products and processes on the well-being of employees, stakeholders and the environment.
  • KSPC promotes HSEEQ awareness to enhance confidence of internal and external stakeholders by meeting public and customer expectations.
  • All employees, contractors, service providers/suppliers and visitors report nonconformities and incidents, which are investigated and subject to meaningful corrective and preventive action.
  • KSPC manages change to ensure alignment of processes, equipment, materials, methods and its people to ensure risks associated with changes are mitigated.
  • KSPC’s activities meet or exceed all internal and external requirements and conformance is verified through audits and inspections.
  • KSPC supports and expects a preventive and proactive approach to address HSEEQ challenges.


Compliance with these Commitments is the responsibility of every employee, contractor and service provider/supplier acting on our behalf and is a condition of their employment or contract.