U of S Safety Recognition Award

Recognizes the outstanding performance of a University of Saskatchewan employee for fostering and promoting health, safety, and environmental issues in the workplace.

Areas of achievement may include:

  • Reduction of accidents/incidents
  • Demonstration of leadership in safety
  • Identification, evaluation and control of hazards
  • Development of safety-conscious policies and procedures
  • Active promotion of safety in the workplace
  • Innovation and enthusiasm in marketing safety
  • Collaborative and proactive work towards improving safety
  • Placing a high personal value on safety
  • Mentoring of others in safety
  • Ensuring effective integration of health and safety in planning processes

Award Recipients

2017 U of S Safety Recognition Award Winner – Brent Wellman

Past award recipients:

  • 2016 – Stephen McLeod
  • 2015 – Gloria Luedtke
  • 2014 – Eleanor Ferwerda
  • 2013 – Debbie Croteau
  • 2012 – Rob Peace
  • 2011 – Barry Ziola
  • 2010 – Boris Holowaty
  • 2009 – Norma Greer
  • 2008 – Ed Krol
  • 2007 – Stacy Strom
  • 2006 – Tim Prokopiuk
  • 2005 – Gord Herman

Nomination Process

U of S Safety Recognition Award Nomination Form

Nominations are accepted in January / February of each year.

Submit completed nomination forms to safetyresources@usask.ca. Please include "Safety Award Nomination" in the subject of the email.