Excellence Award for Occupational Safety and Loss Prevention
The Interagency Advisory Council on Loss Prevention (IAC) Excellence Award for Occupational Safety and Loss Prevention has been established for the recognition of state of Florida employees, agents, and volunteers who make exceptional contributions to the reduction and control of employment-related accidents. Agency safety coordinators shall submit the signed nomination form via email to the Division of Risk Management (the Division) on behalf of their agency one week prior to an upcoming quarterly IAC meeting. Decisions to approve the nominations will be made by IAC members during the IAC discussion.
Upon approval, Division personnel will procure a plaque, trophy, or acrylic award as indicated upon the nomination form and ensure delivery to the agency/university safety coordinator.
The following are criteria to be met upon nomination.
- If the nominee is not primarily responsible for health and safety programs, the safety coordinator or alternate safety coordinator shall submit the nomination. If the nomination is for the safety coordinator, the safety coordinator’s supervisor shall be the nominator for the award, and shall submit the nomination by email to the Division.
- The nominee will have made an exceptional contribution to the reduction and control of employment-related accidents, to be demonstrated with supporting documentation.
- The nominee will have performed the action during their daily scheduled hours. Supporting documentation should include a summary of the actions performed, including a justification of how the actions provided an exceptional contribution.