Celebrating and uplifting our security industry first responder heroes

Click below to find out how you can nominate a security first responder for the Canadian Security Lifesaver Award.


Our nominees come from all across Canada, from all areas of frontline security work. Whether they work in retail, healthcare, private security, educational settings or any other area, our mandate is to celebrate their achievements.

Q2 Nominee: William Ringland

Campus Security Officer intervenes in overdose to save a life In 2021, University of Calgary Campus Security Officer William Ringland was on duty at the University's downtown campus when he saw, through the front windows of the building he was working in, that an...

Q2 Nominees: Nathaniel McNeil, Simileoluwa Hassan, Olivia Dennym & Afram Zleik

Security team at Atrium on Bay are all true heroes We'd like to recognize the outstanding lifesaving actions of the Paragon Security team at Toronto's Atrium on Bay. Over the past few months, this highly-skilled and responsive team has worked together and separately...

Q2 Nominee: Nathaniel McNeil

Two lifesaving responses in a single day Within a single 24-hour period, Paragon Security Manager Nathaniel McNeil attended to two medical emergencies - taking actions that saved both individuals' lives. While on duty at the Atrium on Bay in downtown Toronto, Security...

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Recognizing the importance of security professionals across Canada

CSLA is committed to recognizing, celebrating and amplifying the heroic actions of front-line security workers across Canada.

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Canadian Security Lifesaver Association®

The Canadian Security Lifesaver Association is a non-profit organization designed to recognize security professionals and raise awareness of the contributions they make to Canadians.