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.

Q3 2021 Nominees: Paragon Security team

Pictured left to right, above: Patrol Guard Dillon Pierson, Patrol Guard Mohammad Faqeerzada, Security Manager Nathaniel McNeil, SOC Operator Andrew Hartley, Shift Supervisor Jordan Bennett Fast-acting teamwork saved a life in downtown Toronto On Sunday August 29,...

Q2 2021 Nominee: Samira Faqiri

CPR for a pregnant woman saved her life In the first half of May 2021 Security Officer Samira Faqiri saved the life of a Muslim female who was fasting and pregnant. The female subject went unconscious and lost her pulse and breath. Security Officer ...

Q2 2021 Nominee: Rishab Sharma

Quick response to call for help saved a co-worker's life Paladin Security Officer Rishab Sharma was on duty when he received a call for help from a co-worker. When multiple attempts failed to generate more information from the co-worker immediately, he went quickly to...

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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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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.