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Safety Leadership Resources

From best practices and establishing safety committees, to research and education, the resources below will help you create a culture of safety in your organization.

Best Practices

Establishing Safety Committees and Plans

A Suite of Toolkits for Employers

NSC is proud to present the Fatigue at Work Employer Toolkit and the Opioids at Work Employer Toolkit to help make your workplace safer from fatigue risks and opioid misuse. You'll find dozens of materials, including sample policies, fact sheets, presentations, safety talks, posters, white papers, reports, videos and more so you can implement or enhance your workplace program. The Fatigue and Opioid toolkits are a helpful addition to the Safe Driving Toolkit, launched in 2018.

Cannabis in the Workplace Toolkit

Crisis Communication Toolkit

Increase Employee Engagement!

These NEW resources will help overcome complacency and keep workers engaged and choosing safety each day. All of the following resources are available in English and Spanish.

Measure Your Safety Culture: Key Metrics

How can we better measure our safety culture?

Improving your organization’s safety performance is a team effort that starts with a number of metrics that can be monitored and measured to understand where your initiatives will have the most impact. It’s confirming or discovering which situations and human factors could elevate risk among your workers. But in a world with so many options and so much data, how do you get started with a new safety analytics program?

Here are four steps to help you.

The ROI of Safety

Knowing how much an injury costs is vital when determining the ROI of safety. It’s also a valuable tool for any safety professional seeking additional justification to support investments in safety. Find out what to consider when analyzing the economic benefits of safety.

Digital Badges

Recognize your safety-minded employees with these Digital Badges. Encourage employees to add them to their email signatures and post on social media. Right click to download.

Campbell Institute

The Campbell Institute at the National Safety Council is the environmental, health and safety center of excellence. Research is at the heart of the Campbell Institute mission, which is to enable organizations to achieve and sustain EHS excellence. A collection of valuable resources and proven best practices from leading EHS organizations provide insightful perspectives and practices from across the globe.

Upcoming Webinars, Congress Audio Library

Sign up for an upcoming webinar or listen to safety seminars from past NSC Congress & Expo events. You'll find more than 100 podcasts to choose from. Visit the Webinars and Podcasts page.

Safety Calendar

Get our interactive safety events calendar with links to monthly safety materials for you to use and share at your workplace.

Ask the Experts

Have an OSHA compliance question? Not sure how to interpret a regulation? Just email your question to: [email protected]

Be sure to put “Ask the Expert” in your subject line. All inquiries will receive a response.