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 Nominees: Paladin Team

Teamwork effectively de-escalated a situation In April 2021, in the early evening, a male subject knocked over a printer and fled the area. When security tracked him down, they found him on a bench outside with some juvenile females who were clearly uncomfortable with...

Q2 Nominee: Harprabhjot Kaur

Attention to detail saves a life In March 2021, Security Officer Harprabhjot Kaur, alone with other Paladin Security guards, assisted Vancouver Police officers with the search for a young woman, whose life was considered to be in jeopardy. While performing a...

Q2 Nominees: Aryan Shah & Christian Java

Because people turn to security officers in an emergency In September 2021, in a downtown Toronto retail and office building, Site Supervisor Christian Java was ordering lunch. While in the queue, he was approached by a patron who indicated that their friend was in...

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CSLA is committed to furthering the recognition of security professionals in our community, and to demonstrating the crucial role they play in our everyday lives – even when we’re not aware of it.

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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As a non-partisan and non-competitive group, we encourage security companies, property companies, and others to join our growing list of sponsors to help honour these incredible frontline Security heroes.

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.