THE NEW MEXICO MINING ASSOCIATION
The New Mexico Mining Association presented its 2010 Operator of the Year award to Mosaic Carlsbad in recognition of its outstanding safety record, which boasted the lowest recordable incident rate in underground metal/non-metal mines.
SASKATCHEWAN MINING ASSOCIATION
Mosaic employees participated in the 42nd
annual mine rescue competition as part of Mining Week in Saskatchewan, sponsored by the Saskatchewan Mining Association,
in June 2010. Against top competition, Mosaic teams from Belle Plaine, Colonsay and Esterhazy K1/K2 teams all won first or second place in various rescue skill demonstrations.
INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF MINE SAFETY PROFESSIONALS
In June 2011, our South Fort Meade mine accepted a safety award from the International Society of Mine
Safety Professionals for working two years — more than one million man hours — without a lost-time accident.
CHEMICAL SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD (CSEA)
CSX Transportation awarded Mosaic with a CSEA in
May 2011. The award recognizes the safe transportation of hazardous raw materials by rail. CSX also gave special recognition to the daily commitment and safe railcar loading of our Riverview, New Wales, Bartow, South Pierce and Uncle Sam teams.
QINHUANGDAO INDUSTRIAL ASSOCIATION
Mosaic's team in Qinhuangdao, China, earned first place against 150 other companies at a safety knowledge contest hosted by the Qinhuangdao Industrial Association. Participants were tested on their knowledge of safety practices and regulations in the areas of production, fire, environment and health.