This award was established to provide recognition to an IAAP
member aggregate facility or an associate member company that has made superior
and substantial contributions to their company’s or the industry’s efforts to
achieve safe behaviors through safe operating practices by implementing an
innovative solution to a safety or health problem. The award recipient will have
demonstrated leadership through the development and implementation of excellent
safety and loss prevention achieved through integrating systems and safety
culture, employee involvement, and process innovation. By doing so, the IAAP
hopes to encourage more and continued innovation by its members in the future.
Who is eligible for this award?
Open to any IAAP member or
employee(s) of a member aggregate facility or an associate member company whose
operation applying for this award is located in Illinois and has been looking
for a way to further recognize their employees. This operation shall be involved
in the aggregates industry and have implemented an innovative solution with
proven results demonstrating superior or exemplary contributions in Safety &
Health Leadership that engage their employees with the understanding of what is
needed to build and sustain an “injury free workplace” through their collective
An applicant for this award is not required to apply for the IAAP Rock Solid
How will my company and/or its employees be recognized for their leadership
The award recipient will be recognized in three ways.
You will receive a
plaque suitable for display and/or other award recognition as determined by
the IAAP Safety Committee.
IAAP staff and/or a
Safety Committee member will present the award at the facility or at the
IAAP Annual Convention. A photo will be taken of the award presentation for
publication in the IAAP Update Newsletter. A press release with the photo
may be sent to the local newspaper(s). A press conference may be scheduled,
You will be recognized
at the IAAP Annual Convention.
My company deserves this recognition! How
do I submit an award entry?
IAAP members may apply for
this award by submitting the required information detailed on the last page of
the entry packet you can download above.