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Itasca, IL – The National Safety Council awarded 51 organizations with the its 2017 Industry Leader Award for safety performance. The award, a component of the NSC Occupational Awards Program, recognizes outstanding safety achievements of NSC members.
Participants in the NSC 2017 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award (based on 2016 calendar year data) are automatically entered into the running for the Industry Leader Award. Only the top 5% of members earn the recognition based on the best self-reported performance for its North American Industry Classification System code, lowest total incidence rate and employee work hours.
The 51 organizations honored with the 2017 Industry Leader Award are:
For additional information on the Industry Leader Award and other member recognition programs, contact the NSC motivation and recognition department at (800) 621-7615, ext. 52385.
About the National Safety Council
Founded in 1913 and chartered by Congress, the National Safety Council, nsc.org, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to save lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. NSC advances this mission by partnering with businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public in areas where we can make the most impact – distracted driving, teen driving, workplace safety, prescription drug overdoses and Safe Communities.
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