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.

Our principles

  • HSE success depends on the commitment of all employees, with the leadership of management.
  • People are the most critical element in our HSE effort.
  • Commitment to HSE performance is the foundation for business excellence.
  • All incidents are preventable.
  • Involvement of employees at all levels of the organization advances proactive management.
  • Continuous improvement is essential to achieving leading class performance.
  • Meeting or exceeding all regulations ensures compliance with obligations.
  • Systematically assessing risks and opportunities is imperative when considering current and future developments

Our commitment

  • Promote a culture that drives accountability at all levels of the organization and recognizes that we ourselves are a part of our communities and the environment.
  • Promote continuous improvement throughout the company by setting HSE objectives and targets.
  • Integrate HSE into business strategies and processes and encourage the development of environmentally friendly technologies.
  • Prioritize HSE to assess and control the impact of our products and processes on the well-being of our employees, customers and the environment.
  • Promote HSE awareness and enhance confidence of internal and external stakeholders by meeting public and customer expectations.
  • Monitor, measure and analyze our performance regularly against targets, and monitor continuous improvement.
  • Verify compliance with internal and external requirements through audits and inspections.
  • Support a proactive and preventive approach to HSE challenges.
  • Compliance with these Commitments is the responsibility of every employee and contractor acting on our behalf and a condition of their employment or contract.

© K+S Potash Canada GP, 2019