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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Learn about safety at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads with myriad resources offered by the National Safety Council.
Unintentional injuries are the fourth leading cause of death in America. As the nation's leading safety advocate, we engage businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to address the main causes of unintentional injuries and death. Please take a moment to
learn about our top strategic initiatives:
Creating a culture of
workplace safety begins with a
well-trained workforce. NSC safety training builds skills needed to save lives.
We deliver curriculum online, in a classroom or at your place of business. Armed with the latest research, NSC courses incorporate OSHA compliance regulations and global best practices.
Check out some of the workplace safety courses we have available for your employees.
NSC also provides safety training in more than 100 countries. We work with organizations of every size and type – from multinational corporations to mom-and-pop shops to government agencies.
Learn about our global reach in health, safety and the environment.
The importance of safety in business goes beyond compliance. Safety is a value – an opportunity to engage all employees in a journey that prevents harm, enhances productivity and contributes to profitability.
NSC offers a roadmap to help you bring that value to your organization. When you sign up for the
Journey to Safety Excellence, you gain access to online tools, including a Safety System Assessment that is helpful in pinpointing specific safety improvements needed.
Do you prefer to learn by reading? The National Safety Council produces trusted magazines, newsletters and books for safety professionals, workers and their families.
See some of what we have in print for you.
Unintentional injuries can happen any time, anywhere: during a vacation, while doing chores at home or simply driving across town. NSC wants to expand your safety knowledge in all areas of your life.
Learn about the
top causes of unintentional injury and death in homes and communities. No. 1 might surprise you.
NSC University is your one-stop shop for learning about safety and health through courses, webinars and more.
The Campbell Institute at NSC is the global center of excellence for environment, health and safety. Member organizations serve as benchmarks in their industries and share best practices, tools and leadership strategies.