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 2023 WINNER: Chris Acker

Heroic rescue from fire in Nunavut Security Guard Chris Acker is part of a team of former law enforcement officers who provide security for Health Centres in Nunavut on a fly-in 28-day rotation with Scarlet Security and Risk Group. Each Enhanced Guard works alone for...

Q3 NOMINEE: Himanshu

Making a difference in the lives of 4 people This past July, Officer Himanshu has saved four lives by administering Naloxone injections to individuals who were overdosing. Three of the four individuals required multiple doses of Naloxone and Narcan to revive them....

Q3 2023 NOMINEE: Adil Ramzi

Incredible bravery and quick thinking Security Officer Adil Ramzi was on duty at a mall when he learned of an overdose incident in one of the mall's restrooms. Officer Ramzi, along with his team and the custodial staff, jumped into action immediately. Thanks to their...

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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.