REGINA, April 6 /CNW/ - The Mosaic Company (Mosaic) is contributing $5.5
million to the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS). This
contribution helps support the development of an emergency medical
helicopter service in Saskatchewan.
"Investing in the health of Saskatchewan people makes sense," said Norm
Beug, Senior Vice President Potash Operations. "Mosaic is excited to
help bring STARS to Saskatchewan and we look forward to working with
the Government, corporate partners and local communities on this
The establishment of STARS in Saskatchewan will enhance Saskatchewan
rural and remote communities' access to timely, critical health care.
The implementation will see helicopter air medical services coordinated
with Saskatchewan's existing ground and air ambulance services.
"Mosaic is committed to the health and welfare of our employees, their
extended families, and all of the communities and people of
Saskatchewan," added Beug. "Health and safety are a priority at Mosaic,
so it's important for us to partner with the people of Saskatchewan as
we grow in a sustainable and healthy way."
Mosaic's mission is to help the world grow the food it needs. The
company has recently committed to growing its Saskatchewan operations
and plans to invest billions of dollars. From now until the company's
Saskatchewan operation expansions are completed in 2020, Mosaic will
employ an additional crew of 1,200 contractors annually and 700
permanent, full-time positions.
About The Mosaic Company
The Mosaic Company is one of the world's leading producers and marketers
of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. Mosaic is a single
source provider of phosphate and potash fertilizers and feed
ingredients for the global agriculture industry. More information on
the company is available at www.mosaicco.com.
SOURCE The Mosaic Company
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