At Yamana, safety is the responsibility of our entire team. We have several committees, at both
corporate and site level, that oversee and audit our safety performance. Further, our
agreements with trade unions emphasize occupational health and safety, proper environmental
monitoring, providing personal protection equipment, and an employee’s right to refuse work
that they deem unsafe. Perhaps most importantly, we strive to maintain a culture of safety.
We strive to equip our people with the tools, training and mindset that result in continual safety awareness. From our operations to our offices, we seek an incident-free workplace.
We start with our hiring practices, which aim to ensure everyone at our operations puts the same priority on health and safety. Once hired, each employee and contractor immediately begins learning about our standards and safety protocols. New employees and contractors undergo a minimum of 24 hours of training to learn about the hazards they might face, and the means in place to help them prevent accidents. The training includes a review of corporate policies and standards, as well as task-specific instruction designed for each operation and each worker’s individual responsibilities.
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Yamana discloses certain non-GAAP measures including Cash costs per ounce of gold, Cash costs per ounce of silver, Co-product cash costs per ounce of gold, Co-product cash costs per ounce of silver, Co-product cash costs per pound of copper, All-in sustaining costs per ounce of gold, All-in sustaining costs per ounce of silver, All-in sustaining co-product costs per ounce of gold, and All-in sustaining co-product costs per ounce of silver to supplement its Consolidated Financial Statements, which are presented in accordance with IFRS. The term IFRS and generally accepted accounting principles (“GAAP”) are used interchangeably. The Company believes that these measures, together with measures determined in accordance with IFRS, provide investors with an improved ability to evaluate the underlying performance of the Company. Non-GAAP measures do not have any standardized meaning prescribed under IFRS, and therefore they may not be comparable to similar measures employed by other companies. The data is intended to provide additional information and should not be considered in isolation or as a substitute for measures of performance prepared in accordance with IFRS.