SouthGobi Sands contributes equipment to local emergency response units
One of Mongolia`s leading mining companies, SouthGobi Sands LLC (SGS), continues to support local communities. Within its corporate social responsibility program, SGS has been supporting local emergency response units in the western part of Umnugovi Province, which is short on equipment and manpower. The company’s Health and Safety Department supported emergency calls in Gurvantes soum by helping to extinguish fires with its fire engines and skilled workers, saved the lives and valuable assets of local residents. In regard to the company’s health and safety records, SGS had no accidents registered in 2018, earning them the Workplace Health and Safety Award presented by the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare.