Young Worker Injury Prevention

$10,000 Reasons to Stay SAFE

Contest information

It's time to get working on your  2016-2017 entry for the $10,000 to Stay SAFE contest and claim your share of $10,000 for you and your school.

We're looking for projects that focus on:

  • safety and health training and orientation for workers beginning a new job or changing work duties
  • rights and responsibilities of people in the workplace (e.g., workers, employers, supervisors).

This contest is open to high schools, classrooms, groups or individual high school students. Eligible projects include:

  • Songs
  • Videos (limited to 2 minutes in length)
  • Theatrical productions
  • Resources
  • Posters
  • Art
  • Events
  • Calendars
  • Mixed media
  • Other activities related to safe work

Deadline to submit your projects: March 1, 2017

It's never too early to start planning

To help get you started, we've put together your $10,000 Reasons to Stay SAFE Toolkit. This toolkit will ensure you have the information you need to develop your creative and accurate SAFE Work message, and help you get your safety facts straight:

Want to know what it takes to win?

Check out the winners from the 2016 contest year and visit our Photo Gallery to see pictures of the winning entries.

More information

  • Eligible provincial video winners may also be entered into the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) video contest: It’s Your Job for a chance to win even more prize money at a national level.
  • Winners may have their projects profiled on the SAFE Work Manitoba website and on social media.
  • Have more than one project to submit? No problem, send them all!

Questions? Contact:

Contact: Veronica Suszynski
Phone: (204) 954-4358

Toll Free: 1-800-362-3340 ext 4358

Focus on Safety - National Video Competition Winner

View the winning entry from Manitoba for the 2016 Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) National Safety Video Contest “Focus on Safety!”