From: Steve Tullis, SHS Awards Chair
Don’t wait until the last minute to submit your nominations for the Safety, Health and Survival Section awards!
The deadline for submitting a nomination for any of these awards is May 17 at 11:59 PM ET. Any nominations received after that time will not be considered.
Awards will be presented in August at Fire-Rescue International in Atlanta. Criteria for each of the awards can be found on the individual award applications, linked below.
Take a few minutes to nominate the people and organizations who continue to pave the way for improved safety, health and survival in the fire service.
Sponsored by Provident, this award is presented to a chief executive officer of a fire department (of any size or composition) who has demonstrated a unique commitment to fire service health and safety.
Billy Goldfeder Fire Service Organizational Safety Award
Sponsored by VFIS, this award is presented to a fire service organization that has demonstrated an outstanding commitment or made a signification contribution.
Chief Sandy Davis Safety Officer of the Year Award
Cosponsored by SHS-FDSOA and MSA, this award is presented to a safety officer who has made a significant contribution to their organization or the fire service as a whole.
Looking to get certified as a Incident Safety Officer and/or a Health and Safety Officer?
Check out the upcoming academies!
Interested in hosting an Academy at your department or area – contact FDSOA at Programs@fdsoa.org!
Gary Briese IAFC Safety Performance Award
Sponsored by WHP Training Towers, this award is presented to an SHS Section member in recognition of personal commitment and achievement.