Accolades keep pouring in for North American Palladium and its Lac des Iles Mine north of Thunder Bay.

Ontario’s Workplace Safety North (WSN) agency has given the company a President’s Award for maintaining a stellar health and safety record.

“It’s so important to recognize the efforts of workplaces that make health and safety a priority,” WSN president Paul Andre said Friday in a news release.

Companies are rated on a point system and an on-site visit to the workplace.

Earlier this week, the Toronto Stock Exchange deemed NAP one of 30 companies to watch in terms of strong share value and dividends to shareholders.