JHSC Excellence Award
This award recognizes your company’s JHSC team for excellence above and beyond regulatory requirements, making a positive impact on workplace culture with demonstrated team leadership.
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Small Business People First Award
This award recognizes a member organization for excellence going above and beyond regulatory requirements to make a positive impact on workplace culture with demonstrated leadership.
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Fantastic Four – Risk Control Leader Award
This award recognizes a company for implementing leading solutions in three key manufacturing risk areas—and demonstrating leadership in integrating health and safety into their business culture
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Manufacturing Safety Innovator Award
This award recognizes a company for innovation in safety. Based on innovation in any or all of these areas: OHS management systems, health & safety training, wellness programs, and culture.
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Safety Excellence Awards

The Safety Excellence Awards recognize BC manufacturers for innovation and excellence in manufacturing safety.

Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination for the 2021 awards. 

The Safety Excellence awards will be presented September 30, during the live broadcast premiere of the 2021 Safety Pinnacle Awards.

Eligibility: Awarded to the Joint Health & Safety Committee at any member or OSSE certified organization.

Criteria: The applicant will need to submit a completed WorkSafeBC Joint Health & Safety Evaluation Tool and a nomination form submission detailing how their JHSC has excelled as a team to impact the workplace. Nominators are encouraged to submit supporting materials or video.

Nominations: Any member company may submit a nomination for this award.

Judging: Winner is selected based on team performance in safety advocacy and workplace impact by a committee nominated by the Alliance.

Award: Winner and runner up for the award will be announced at the Safety Pinnacle Gala in June 2021. Winner will be awarded a trophy, and  interviewed and recognized in an Alliance publication. Winner may also be engaged to participate in media and promotional opportunities to profile their brand’s commitment to health and safety.

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Eligibility: Award to a member or OSSE-certified organization with fewer than 20 FTE employees.

Criteria: The applicant must submit a nomination form detailing how their organization has excelled and had an impact on the workplace. Nominators are encouraged to submit supporting materials or video.

Nominations: Any member company with fewer than 20 FTE may submit a nomination for this award.

Judging: Winner is selected based on performance in safety advocacy and workplace impact by a committee nominated by the Alliance.

Award: Winner and runner up for the award will be announced at the Safety Pinnacle Gala in June 2021. Winner will be awarded a trophy, and interviewed and recognized in an Alliance publication. Winner may also be engaged to participate in media and promotional opportunities to profile their brand’s commitment to health and safety.

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Eligibility: Any member or OSSE-certified organization.

Criteria: This award recognizes a company for innovation in safety. Based on innovation in any or all of these areas: OHS management systems, health & safety training, wellness programs, and culture. Nominations must demonstrate how the company’s safety innovation has demonstrated a positive impact on the workplace.

Nominations: Companies may self-nominate or may be nominated by a supplier or partner. Company may submit supporting materials or video if they wish.

Judging: Judging by a committee appointed by the Alliance based on innovation in:

  • OHS management (10-point scale)
  • Health & safety training (10-point scale)
  • Wellness (10-point scale)
  • Culture (10-point scale)

Innovation that has shown the greatest impact on changing positive behaviors in the workplace will be awarded the highest points.

Award: Winner and runner up for the award will be announced at the Safety Pinnacle Awards Gala in June 2021. Winners may be awarded in up to four categories. Winner will be awarded a trophy, interviewed and recognized in an Alliance publication. Winner may also be engaged to participate in other media and promotional opportunities to showcase their brand leadership in health and safety.

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Eligibility: Any member manufacturer or OSSE-certified company.

Criteria: This award recognizes a company for implementing leading solutions in three key manufacturing risk areas—in addition to demonstrating leadership in integrating health and safety into their business culture. Nominations must address the company’s programs related to:

  1. MSI prevention (ergonomics);
  2. Machine-related injuries (safeguarding and lockout);
  3. Slips, trips, and falls (housekeeping); AND
  4. Safety and business culture

Nominations: Companies may self-nominate or may be nominated by a supplier or partner. Company may submit supporting materials or video if they wish. 

Judging: Judging by a committee appointed by the Alliance based on risk control in four areas:

  • MSI prevention / ergonomics (10-point scale)
  • Machine-related injuries / safeguarding and lockout (10-point scale)
  • Slips, trips, and falls / housekeeping (10-point scale)
  • Safety and business culture (10-point scale)

Award: Winner and runner up for the award will be announced at the Safety Pinnacle Awards Gala in June 2021. Winners may be awarded in up to four categories. Winner will be awarded a trophy, interviewed and recognized in an Alliance publication. Winner may also be engaged to participate in other media and promotional opportunities to showcase their brand leadership in health and safety.

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2021 Safety Excellence Awards Finalists

Asco Aerospace Canada

CKF Inc. 

Gambrinus Malting

Great Little Box Company

Molson Coors

Monte Creek Winery

Pacific Sign Group

Penticton Foundry

PFG Glass Industries Ltd.

2021 Safety Excellence Awards Judging Panel

Andrew Chan, CRSP, CHSC
Certified Safety Auditor

Ulrika Merrick, CRSP
Regional Health & Safety Advisor

Keith Preston
Occupational Health & Safety Specialist

Elaine Wolfson, CRSP
External Safety Auditor

2020 Safety Excellence  Award Recipients

2020 JHSC Excellence Award Recipient

Highland Foundry

JHSC Excellence Award Winner

2020 Small Business People First  Award Recipient

Koehn Brothers

Small Business Award Winner

2020 Manufacturing Safety Innovator Award Recipient 

Kingfisher Boats

2020 Manufacturing Safety Innovator Award Winner