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NSC Announces Finalists for 2020 Green Cross for Safety Awards
Posted on 8/3/2020

NSC Announces Finalists for 2020 Green Cross for Safety Awards

Prestigious honor recognizes safety leadership; winners to be announced virtually Oct. 1.
Statement from NSC President and CEO on Need for Maryland Employers to Assist with Contact Tracing
Posted on 7/31/2020

Statement from NSC President and CEO on Need for Maryland Employers to Assist with Contact Tracing

Employers can help limit COVID-19 transmission by increasing contact tracing efforts.
NSC Honors 36 Organizations with 2020 Industry Leader Awards
Posted on 7/28/2020

NSC Honors 36 Organizations with 2020 Industry Leader Awards

Winners exemplify excellence in safety performance.
NSC, Partners Call on State and Business Leaders to Collaborate on Testing, Tracing, Use of Facial Coverings
Posted on 7/24/2020

NSC, Partners Call on State and Business Leaders to Collaborate on Testing, Tracing, Use of Facial Coverings

Working directly with employers will drastically increase the speed and efficiency of these efforts.
Study: Alcohol-detection Systems Could Save 9,000 Lives a Year
Posted on 7/23/2020

Study: Alcohol-detection Systems Could Save 9,000 Lives a Year

NSC encourages automakers to install the technology in all vehicles.
Motor Vehicle Fatality Rates Rose 23.5% in May, Despite Quarantines
Posted on 7/21/2020

Motor Vehicle Fatality Rates Rose 23.5% in May, Despite Quarantines

Even with less traffic, preliminary data show three straight months of riskier roads.
NSC Statement on Changes to Healthcare Data Collection
Posted on 7/17/2020

NSC Statement on Changes to Healthcare Data Collection

Collection process must be transparent and data must be made public as quickly as possible.
Innovative Technology to Help Vehicle Owners Identify, Track Unrepaired Safety Recalls
Posted on 7/1/2020

Innovative Technology to Help Vehicle Owners Identify, Track Unrepaired Safety Recalls

CellARide, National Safety Council and automakers launch first-of-its-kind program.
NSC Statement on Preventing Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke
Posted on 6/30/2020

NSC Statement on Preventing Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke

Join NSC, NHTSA and other partners in a virtual press release and heatstroke roundtable July 1.
Motor Vehicle Fatality Rates Jump 36.6% in April Despite Quarantines
Posted on 6/23/2020

Motor Vehicle Fatality Rates Jump 36.6% in April Despite Quarantines

For second straight month, preliminary estimates show emptier but riskier roads.
NSC Reschedules Flagship Event, NSC Congress and Expo
Posted on 6/19/2020

NSC Reschedules Flagship Event, NSC Congress and Expo

The world’s largest annual safety event is moving to spring 2021.
Chicago Gives Safety the Green Light this National Safety Month
Posted on 6/18/2020

Chicago Gives Safety the Green Light this National Safety Month

Iconic buildings light properties green in support of National Safety Council observance.
NSC: OSHA Must Immediately Issue Emergency Temporary Standard to  Protect Workers from COVID-19
Posted on 6/11/2020

NSC: OSHA Must Immediately Issue Emergency Temporary Standard to Protect Workers from COVID-19

The National Safety Council will pursue implementation of the standard through legislative, administrative, judicial and public means.
NSC Honors Texas Employers with Traffic Safety Awards
Posted on 6/10/2020

NSC Honors Texas Employers with Traffic Safety Awards

Employee safety is the common denominator that links each of these award recipients.
Employers Must Brace for Increased Employee Substance Misuse Due to Pandemic’s Impact on Mental Health
Posted on 6/9/2020

Employers Must Brace for Increased Employee Substance Misuse Due to Pandemic’s Impact on Mental Health

NSC warns employers to prepare for a surge in addiction issues and offers guidance on how to handle it.
NSC Applauds Transportation Reauthorization Bill
Posted on 6/8/2020

NSC Applauds Transportation Reauthorization Bill

INVEST in America ACT is an opportunity to save lives.
Statement from NSC President and CEO, Lorraine M. Martin, on Speaking Up For Diversity and Respect
Posted on 6/2/2020

Statement from NSC President and CEO, Lorraine M. Martin, on Speaking Up For Diversity and Respect

All of us, and especially business leaders, must be catalysts for positive and lasting change that will protect all people, from the workplace to anyplace.
NSC Unveils New Logo and Renewed Commitment to Safety
Posted on 6/1/2020

NSC Unveils New Logo and Renewed Commitment to Safety

America’s leading nonprofit safety advocate dedicated to saving lives, from the workplace to anyplace.
NSC Statement on CDC Guidelines for Returning Office Employees to Work
Posted on 5/29/2020

NSC Statement on CDC Guidelines for Returning Office Employees to Work

Safe reopening should prioritize employee testing and contact tracing.
NSC Statement on Illinois and Chicago Reopening Strategies
Posted on 5/27/2020

NSC Statement on Illinois and Chicago Reopening Strategies

Plans are detailed, but employers must go beyond to prevent a second wave.
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