CSSE Awards Of Excellence and NAOSH Awards

The CSSE's Recognition of Excellence awards program provides the opportunity to recognize and celebrate excellence in health and safety, whether it is for a special project, an outstanding achievement or a lifelong commitment to the betterment of the health and safety profession at the chapter, regional and national levels.

Each and every CSSE member knows someone that deserves to be recognized, whether it is a colleague, a friend, a mentor or an individual in the safety community that stands out above the rest.


Celebrate your commitment and experience of NAOSH Week 2016 with a NAOSH Week Award!

Four awards are presented nationally to deserving nominees in four categories:

  • Best New Entry, sponsored by CannAmm Occupational Testing Services
  • Most Innovative, sponsored by Electrolab Training Systems
  • Best Representation of Theme, sponsored by Enerplus
  • Best Overall, sponsored by Marine Atlantic

Submission deadline is Monday June 13, 2016.

Nominations will be accepted online at insidecsse.org/naosh-week-award/

Thanks to the NAOSH Week Motivational Champions for their support of the annual CSSE NAOSH Week Awards!

Check out last year's NAOSH Week Winners.



Award Categories

Outstanding Service (Safety Professional of the Year)

Presented for service to the CSSE community or the OH&S profession within a member's Chapter, Region or beyond. Nominees for the Safety Professional of the Year will be considered from applicants who receive the Regional Outstanding Service Award.

Outstanding Achievement by a Group or Individual

Presented to a Professional, or a Group, for some sort of outstanding achievement. This could be the development of a service, a training course, a tool, or an event that advances the science or the profession.

Special Project

Presented for a "one-time" Special Project that advances the profession, provides research and development opportunities, or promotes Health & Safety to the OH&S Community, Employers and / or the community at large. These are awarded at the level (Chapter, Regional or National) according to the sphere of influence of the Special Project.

How to Nominate - Nominate a deserving CSSE member through the online nomination process. Only online nominations will be accepted. 

Nominations are now closed

Should you have any questions, please contact Renzo Pella at awards@csse.org or 416-646-1600, ext 10.