Our Mission is Safety
The National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Donate to our cause.
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Thank you to these organizations who helped found the National Safety Council more than 100 years ago because they had a vision of creating safer workplaces. We all owe a debt of gratitude to them for their leadership and vision that still continues today.
NSC founders are listed in green below.
Alliant Techsystems Inc. (Hercules Aerospace Company)
Ameren Corp (Central Illinois Light Company)
American Electric Power (Public Service Company of Oklahoma)
Ash Grove Cement Company
Bacou Dalloz (Wilson)
Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC (Firestone Tire & Rubber Company)
Carpenter Technology Corporation
Chevron Corporation (Texaco, Inc.)
Chicago Bridge & Iron Company
CMS Energy (Consumers Energy Corporation)
ComEd an Exelon Company (Commonwealth Edison)
Domtar Industries Inc (Nekoosa Papers Inc.)
E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company, Inc.
Eastman Kodak Company
General Electric Company
Georgia-Pacific Corporation (Nekoosa Edwards Paper Company, Inc. and Crown Zellerbach Corporation)
Honeywell International Inc. (Allied Chemical Group)
ICI Group Services Inc (ICI America, Inc.)
Ingersoll-Rand (Blaw Knox Corporation)
International Truck & Engine Corporation (International Harvester Company)
ITT Hartford Insurance Group
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Massachusetts Dept. of Labor & Workforce Development
Mittal Steel USA (Inland Steel Company and Bethlehem Steel Corporation)
NATLSCO Risk & Safety Services. (Lumberman's Mutual Casualty Company)
Nippon Paper Industries USA (Crown Zellerbach Corporation)
PECO an Exelon Company (PECO Energy)
Pennsylvania Power & Light Company
Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation
Rockwell Automation (Dodge Reliance Electric Company)
Saint Gobain Corporation (Norton Company)
State Compensation Insurance Fund-California
Stonehouse Signs, Inc.
The Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
Union Electric Steel Corporation Union Pacific Railroad
Union Pacific Railroad Co (Chicago and North Western Transportation Company)
US Steel Corporation
USG Corporation (US Gypsum Company)
Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC
Xcel Energy (Northern States Power Company)