Since entering into an alliance in 2003, the National Safety Council and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration have worked together to improve workplace health and safety by sharing information, guidance and access to safety training resources. OSHA and NSC promote understanding of the rights of workers and the responsibilities of employers under the Occupational Safety and Health Act to help save lives and prevent unintentional workplace injuries.
OSHA and NSC recognize the value of maintaining this collaborative relationship and have committed to continue their work together through an Alliance Program Ambassador relationship.
OSHA and NSC partner in the development of compliance assistance tools and best-practice documents; convene, participate and exhibit at occupational safety forums and stakeholder meetings, such as the annual NSC Congress & Expo; and partner with other OSHA Alliance participants to address construction and general industry safety issues.
In recognition of this ongoing commitment, OSHA will continue to foster an active relationship with NSC by:
NSC will continue to foster an active relationship with OSHA by:
OSHA’s cooperative programs provide organizations an opportunity to collaborate for purposes including raising awareness of OSHA’s initiatives, outreach, communication, training and education. These programs have proven to be valuable tools for both OSHA and participants like NSC.