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  • ​For more than 100 years, the National Safety Council has been the leader in workplace safety. No matter the industry, employers show they care about the safety of their employees, the families of their employees and their communities.

    NSC members are invited to join one or more of the Council’s eight industry/interest-specific divisions. As a division member, you will get involved with the most trusted name in safety and have the opportunity to lend your expertise to activities that impact NSC and its policies. Division members benefit from top-notch educational sessions, live webinars and networking opportunities with peers in their industry.

  • ​​Where do your Talents Lie?

    NSC has a division for most every industry, and all NSC members are invited to join a division aligned with their expertise. NSC divisions include:

    • Business and Industry: Represents more than 20 major industries, including retail, chemical and plastics, food, automotive and more
    • Community Safety: Represents businesses and community organizations concerned with safety 24/7; fosters the health of workers while they are off the job and with their families
    • Construction: A network of contractors, labor representatives, manufacturers, regulators, designers and insurance professionals
    • Labor: Comprised of union-based safety professionals and government regulators; includes 13 sections/committees
    • Transportation: Provides insight into highway, school bus and commercial transportation safety, as well as waterway safety
    • Government: Includes government and public sector employees
    • Alcohol, Drugs and Impairment: Tackles substance abuse and prescription drug issues, and makes recommendations to combat drinking and driving through legislation and education
    • Young Professionals​: A diverse group of motivated, talented and dedicated safety professionals younger than 45
    • Women's Caucus: For women working in the safety field who would like to network with top female safety professionals worldwide

    Two NSC Board Members Represent Divisions

    Two of the 19 members of the National Safety Council Board of Directors serve or have served in an NSC Division.



    Roberta Kloda Ph.D
    EHS Manager
    FMC Corporation

    Ms. Kloda has more than 10 years of EHS knowledge and a strong background in heavy industrial manufacturing. Prior to her work at FMC Agricultural Products, which formulates agricultural chemicals and specialty pest control products, she was senior manager of safety and environment at Aurubis Buffalo Inc., a worldwide copper recycler, and an environmental specialist at Chemical Waste Management, both in New York. She received a doctorate in leadership and policy from Niagara University, and a master’s in public health and bachelor’s in chemistry and recombinant gene technology from Western Kentucky University. She serves on the board of the Western New York Safety Council, as well as several positions in the NSC Business and Industry Division between 2014 and 2016.


    Peter Sullivan, CSP, CET
    Accenture Consulting

    Mr. Sullivan focuses on improving the performance and efficiency of environmental, health and safety management systems and technology for clients in the energy, oil field services, chemicals and natural resources, utilities and products segments. He has more than 16 years of operational and training management experience, and previously served as a region EHS manager and global EHS training director. He also participated in multiple post-merger integrations as an EHS functional lead. Mr. Sullivan is a Certified Safety Professional, a Certified EHS Trainer and a member of the NSC Young Professionals Division. He holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of New Hampshire.

    Meet the other NSC Board members here.

Plan to attend the 2017 NSC Spring Divisions meetings at Loews Coronado Bay Hotel, San Diego, May 23-24. The agenda includes individual meetings for all divisions, networking, social events and technical sessions. Registration information coming soon.

What is the Campbell Institute?

Learn how to get involved with the Campbell Institute. An all-divisions webinar will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. (CST) Jan. 25. Attendance is limited to 150 participants, but an archived recording will be available. The Institute is built on the belief that EHS is at the core of business success. Member organizations engage with thought-leaders, and the Institute shares research on future EHS solutions to help organizations save lives.

Register Today
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    ​As a member of National Safety Council, you can participate in networking and problem-solving groups that allow you to play a safety leadership role in your industry.

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