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10 Things Parents May Not Know About Teen Driver Safety

​Itasca, IL – The biggest threat to teens' safety is the vehicle sitting in their parents' driveways. Yet, many parents remain under-educated about the risks new drivers face. In observance of National Teen Driver Safety Week Oct. 15-21, the National Safety Council compiled a list o…
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National Safety Council Statement on President Trump’s Executive Order to End Health Insurance Subsidies

Itasca, IL – The National Safety Council is disappointed with President Trump's decision to end health insurance subsidies for Americans who rely on these funds to afford care, including treatment for substance use disorders. For many Americans, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marked the …
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NSC Accepting Nominations for 2018 Green Cross for Safety Awards

​Itasca, IL – The National Safety Council is accepting nominations for its prestigious Green Cross for Safety awards, presented to individuals and organizations that have advanced safety at work, in homes and communi…
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NSC Statement on AAA Foundation Research: Vehicle Infotainment Systems and Distraction

​Itasca, IL – The National Safety Council applauds the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety on its new research highlighting the correlation between distraction and new vehicle infotainment systems. AAA and researchers at the University of Utah have reinforced an inconvenient truth: In…
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National Safety Council Urges Americans to Make Safety a Priority on Safe Communities America Day

Itasca, IL – Today, the National Safety Council is calling on all Americans to observe Safe Communities America Day by making safety a priority in their homes and communities and taking steps to protect themselves and their loved ones. The charge is led by Safe Communities America, a pr…
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NSC Honors Outstanding Contributions to Safety

​Indianapolis – On Tuesday, the National Safety Council hosted its National Awards Celebration in Indianapolis, recognizing individuals and organizations for helping make the roads, communities and workplaces safer. The event is held annually in conjunction with the NSC Congress & E…
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The Campbell Institute at NSC Introduces New Research on Visual Literacy

​Indianapolis – The Campbell Institute – the National Safety Council center of excellence for environmental, health and safety management – released a report titled, Visual Literacy: How "Learning to See" Benefits Occupational Safety. In partnersh…
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NSC Recognizes Alexi Carli With the Marion Martin Award

​Indianapolis – The National Safety Council is pleased to bestow its annual Marion Martin Award to Alexi Carli, CSP, vice president of Global Health and Safety at UPS. The Marion Martin Award is presented annually to an outstanding female safety professional. Carli was honored during op…
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OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2017 revealed at NSC Congress & Expo

​Indianapolis – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2017. Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA's Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the Top 10 on the Expo floo…
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NSC Introduces the Women in Safety Scholarship Program

​Indianapolis – The National Safety Council is introducing a new scholarship program for women pursuing safety as a career, with nominations opening Nov. 1. The Council also will accept nominations for its sec…
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