Tahoe Resources Inc.(TSX: THO, NYSE:TAHO) (Tahoe or the Company) reports today that it has published its second annual Sustainability Report, which provides comprehensive information about the Company’s economic, environmental and societal impacts according to the latest Global Reporting Initiative Standards.
Highlights of Tahoe’s 2016 sustainability performance include:
- Strengthening social and environmental management with the addition of an Environmental Affairs Director and a Director of Sustainability, both of which support Tahoe’s operations teams in the identification and management of environmental, social, and sustainability-related issues;
- Experiencing no fatalities at any Tahoe site or facility during the year and reducing hand-related injuries by more than 75% in both Per andGuatemalaby implementing a hand-safety program;
- Holding the first biennial CSR retreat to design and develop a collective materiality assessment and prioritize social, economic and environmental issues within the Company’s sustainability agenda;
- Commencing environmental corporate lead audits at all operations in order to monitor environmental compliance and address material environmental challenges