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NSC Presents Randall E. Beaty 2019 Robert F. Borkenstein Award
Posted on 2/18/2019

NSC Presents Randall E. Beaty 2019 Robert F. Borkenstein Award

Award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of alcohol- and drug-related traffic safety.
2018 Marks Third Straight Year that Motor Vehicle Deaths are Estimated to Have Reached 40,000
Posted on 2/13/2019

2018 Marks Third Straight Year that Motor Vehicle Deaths are Estimated to Have Reached 40,000

NSC calculations signal a leveling off after several years of spikes.
NSC Statement Supporting the 2019 National Transportation Safety Board Most Wanted List
Posted on 2/4/2019

NSC Statement Supporting the 2019 National Transportation Safety Board Most Wanted List

The biennial list is a roadmap guiding us toward safer roads.
Nicole Nason nominated FHWA Administrator
Posted on 1/30/2019

Nicole Nason nominated FHWA Administrator

We look forward to working closely with her to make our roads safer.
NSC Proud to Welcome Seven New Members to the Campbell Institute
Posted on 1/30/2019

NSC Proud to Welcome Seven New Members to the Campbell Institute

Organizations demonstrate world class safety excellence.
NSC Statement on IIHS Distracted Driving Study
Posted on 1/24/2019

NSC Statement on IIHS Distracted Driving Study

Distracted driving continues to plague our nation’s roadways.
When it Comes to Safety, There are CEOs Who 'Get It'
Posted on 1/24/2019

When it Comes to Safety, There are CEOs Who 'Get It'

NSC announces its annual list of leaders with proven track records of putting safety first.
NSC Receives Grant from The UPS Foundation to Promote Women in Safety
Posted on 1/23/2019

NSC Receives Grant from The UPS Foundation to Promote Women in Safety

Funds will advance opportunities in safety and health careers for women.
For the First Time, We’re More Likely to Die From Accidental Opioid Overdose  Than Motor Vehicle Crash
Posted on 1/14/2019

For the First Time, We’re More Likely to Die From Accidental Opioid Overdose Than Motor Vehicle Crash

NSC analysis reveals trends that worsen the odds of dying accidentally.
NSC Joins PAVE Coalition to Build Public Understanding of Automated Vehicles
Posted on 1/7/2019

NSC Joins PAVE Coalition to Build Public Understanding of Automated Vehicles

Groups aim to codify language, ease driver wariness of potentially life-saving technology.
In 2018, U.S. Tied Previous Record For Number of Kids Dying in Hot Cars
Posted on 1/2/2019

In 2018, U.S. Tied Previous Record For Number of Kids Dying in Hot Cars

Legislation is one solution, but parents and caregivers can act immediately.
National Safety Council Statement on Rise in Accidental Workplace Deaths
Posted on 12/18/2018

National Safety Council Statement on Rise in Accidental Workplace Deaths

BLS reports highest unintentional worker fatalities since 2008.
Holiday Driving May Cost 860 Americans their Lives
Posted on 12/18/2018

Holiday Driving May Cost 860 Americans their Lives

NSC urges extra caution and sober driving because the goal is zero deaths.
Road to Zero Coalition Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Safe System Innovation Grants
Posted on 12/10/2018

Road to Zero Coalition Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Safe System Innovation Grants

Funds will assist recipients in reaching the goal of zero roadway fatalities by 2050.
 NSC Receives Grant from McElhattan Foundation to Speed Adoption of Technologies to Make Workplaces Safer
Posted on 12/6/2018

NSC Receives Grant from McElhattan Foundation to Speed Adoption of Technologies to Make Workplaces Safer

With more than 5,000 workers dying on the job, the Work to Zero initiative will help employers understand and embrace life-saving safety innovations.
Accidental Deaths Hit Highest Number in Recorded U.S. History
Posted on 11/29/2018

Accidental Deaths Hit Highest Number in Recorded U.S. History

Our collective complacency costs us 466 lives every day.
NSC Statement on the Departure of President and CEO Deborah A.P. Hersman
Posted on 11/27/2018

NSC Statement on the Departure of President and CEO Deborah A.P. Hersman

The National Safety Council wishes Hersman and her family a safe and seamless transition into her new role.
433 People May be Killed on U.S. Roads this Thanksgiving Holiday
Posted on 11/13/2018

433 People May be Killed on U.S. Roads this Thanksgiving Holiday

Attentive, sober driving is critical, because the goal always is zero.
NSC Statement on Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fall
Posted on 11/8/2018

NSC Statement on Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fall

Falls affect all age groups, claiming more than 34,000 lives in 2016.
NSC Statement on Fatal Indiana Crash Involving Children Boarding a School Bus
Posted on 10/30/2018

NSC Statement on Fatal Indiana Crash Involving Children Boarding a School Bus

While deaths related to school buses are rare, 70% of them occur outside of the bus.
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