The CASBAs honour the people, programs, organizations and marinas that are helping to make boating in Canada safer and better for all of us, and to keep the environment clean.
Here is an overview of the awards
"Rescue of the Year"
A heroic deed or rescue executed on the water in Canada.
"Marine Professional of the Year"
An outstanding act of boating safety by a marine organization professional
"Top Volunteer Dedicated to Safe Boating"
An individual who consistently practices and promotes safe boating in Canada
"Best Boating Safety Initiative"
A successful safe boating initiative that was conducted in Canada
"Safeguarding the Environment"
A company who has introduced to Canada a boating product or campaign that reduces marine pollution and makes the sport of boating more environmentally friendly
A company or individual who has introduced a boating product or technology improving boating safety
"Visible PFD Wear in Advertising"
An advertiser that consistently or innovatively promotes visible PFD wear
"Best Media Contribution to Boating Safety"
A media outlet that promotes boating safety in some fashion
Awarded at the discretion of the CASBA Nominations Review Committee for special recognition