Canadian Safety Achievement Awards

Recognizing Excellence in Unionized Maintenance

The General Presidents Maintenance Committee (GPMC) and National Maintenance Council (NMC) for Canada are proud of the incredible progress the unionized maintenance industry has made in health and safety. Five new Canadian Safety Achievement Awards will showcase these achievements and celebrate safety performance with industry partners.

The Awards

General Presidents’ <strong>Safety Excellence</strong> Award
General Presidents’ Safety Excellence Award
Celebrates top performing participants who achieve the lowest total recordable incident rating for their craft hour tier.
Tripartite <strong>Zero (Recordable) Injury</strong> Turnaround Award
Tripartite Zero (Recordable) Injury Turnaround Award
Recognizes Clients, Signatory Employers and Local Unions who execute high volumes of craft hours in short turnaround windows without a recordable injury.
365<strong>Daily Maintenance</strong>Award
365Daily MaintenanceAward
Showcases stakeholders who have executed daily maintenance at industrial plants for 365 days or greater without having a recordable injury.
William <strong>Warchow Safety Leadership & Innovation</strong> Award
William Warchow Safety Leadership & Innovation Award
Honours those who effectively demonstrate leadership and positive impact in health and safety.
Budrow Tozer <strong> Most Improved</strong> Award
Budrow Tozer Most Improved Award
CS2A will track participants’ performance against the criteria for each award, and recognize those who make substantial progress in their health and safety performance.

The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2018.

Maintenance Industry Facts


The number of years the GPMC/NMC has been operating

30 Million

The annual average of reported craft hours under the GPMC/NMC banner


The average number of full-time jobs that our agreements employ annually

$1.1 billion

The contribution of our maintenance work to the Canadian economy


Number of Signatory employers to our agreements


The year the first ever multi-trade maintenance contract was signed at Shell, Sarnia


The number of GPMC/NMC collective agreements across the country

1 Million

Number of employed Canadians in a variety of construction trades and professions

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