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.

NOMINEE: Sayed Sadaat

Lifesaving actions - even off-duty Security Officer Sayed Sadaat was on his way home when fate called him to be a true lifesaver. At a nearby gas station, an overdose had sent shockwaves through the bystanders, but Officer Sadaat didn't hesitate for a second: He...

Winner: William Joseph Madden

Saved multiple lives from a house fire In November 2022, Commissionaires Mobile Patrol Supervisor William "Joe" Madden was driving along a street when he noticed a house that was clearly burning in the back. He immediately stopped the car, called 911, and began...

Nominee: Prince George

Swift intervention saved a life We would like to recognize the swift actions of Paragon Security Supervisor Prince George, who was involved in an incident at Centrepoint Mall. His swift intervention, providing medical assistance while on duty, saved a life. Thank you,...

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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

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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.