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Transportation

Road to Zero, Traffic Safety Leaders Call on Biden Administration to Commit to Zero Deaths by 2050

More than 74 organizations and individuals sign on to letter urging pledge to eliminate roadway deaths.

January 20, 2021
Workplace

NSC Applauds President Biden's Executive Order on Mask Wearing on Federal Property

The move also challenges all Americans to wear a mask for 100 days.

January 20, 2021
Workplace

Jim Frederick Appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary for OSHA

Frederick came to work at NSC as a result of the Council's acquisition of ORC HSE Strategies last November.

January 20, 2021
Workplace

NSC Applauds President-elect Biden's American Rescue Plan

Aggressive plan protects workforce from COVID-19, supports national vaccination effort.

January 15, 2021
Transportation

NSC Statement on NHTSA Motor Vehicle Fatality Data for Q3 of 2020

Data paints a dark picture of the state of safety on our roads.

January 14, 2021
Impairment

CDC Data Show Unprecedented Number of Drug Overdose Deaths

We know what to do to save lives, but as a nation, we have not consistently prioritized eliminating these deaths.

December 18, 2020
Transportation

Ten Automakers Fulfill Automatic Emergency Braking Pledge Ahead of Schedule

Vehicles equipped with AEB can reduce traffic deaths.

December 18, 2020
Workplace

NSC Presents 2021 CEOs Who 'Get It'

Safety+Health Magazine profiles leaders with demonstrated track record of prioritizing safety.

December 18, 2020
Transportation

NSC: 724 People May be Killed on Roads over the Holidays

One low-tech device may save hundreds.

December 18, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on Increase in Workplace Fatalities

U.S. sees the highest number of workplace deaths since 2007.

December 17, 2020
Transportation

NSC to Parents and Caregivers: Learn Car Seat Basics Online from Home, Safely

Car Seat Basics will serve as the foundation for other new online and in-person trainings over the next 12-18 months.

December 17, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on FDA Approval of First COVID-19 Vaccine and Employers' Role

Widespread support for the COVID-19 vaccine is critical – for both the health of our population as well as our economic recovery.

December 14, 2020

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