Excellence in Health & Safety Award

Purpose of this Award:

To recognize the contributions that employees make in fostering a culture of health and safety in the workplace.

One award will be given annually. All essential criteria must be met in order to be eligible for an award.

Essential Criteria:

  • Demonstrated commitment to health and safety in the workplace. Commitment goes beyond the requirements of the employee(s) role, it is proactive and preventative.
  • Works towards continuous improvement of health and safety in the workplace. For example activities/actions taken to prevent injuries or illnesses, prevention of unsafe conditions or practices.
  • Promote a work and service environment that is respectful, collegial and supportive


Full- or part-time permanent employees, groups and/or departmental health and safety committees.


Proceed to the nomination form - Nominations will be open in Fall 2019