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Green Cross Award: Safety Excellence

  • ​This award recognizes a corporation, coalition or organization that is unrelenting in its pursuit of safety. The entity created and implemented a life-saving and/or injury preventing safety solution. Results must demonstrate benefit to a greater good, beyond themselves. Area of focus may include home, community, workplace, transportation or any combination.

    Examples of initiatives that could be included in this category include:

    • Public/private community partnerships that identified and implemented a safety solution
    • Research projects that identified new data and used that information to enact a solution
    • Partnerships:  business-to-community, industry-specific, business-to-business 



    Nominees must demonstrate the value and impact of the safety solution. Additional information regarding the transferability of the safety solution, if pertinent, is preferred. Nominations can be submitted for recognition of others or for self-identified achievements. No applications will be accepted after Jan. 15, 2016.

    Download a copy of the questions to prepare your answers prior to submitting the online form. Applications only will be accepted through the online form and cannot be mailed, emailed or faxed.

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Green Cross for Safety award candidates work to improve safety in the workplace, in homes and communities, and in transportation. Does that sound like you or someone you know? Applications will be accepted through Jan. 15.

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