Our Mission is Safety
The National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Donate to our cause.
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Preventable injuries are the third leading cause of death in America. As the nation's leading safety advocate, we engage businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to spotlight and address the main causes of preventable injuries and death every day.
Please take a few minutes to learn about our Strategic Initiatives to save lives at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads.
2017 Annual Report.
The National Safety Council staff is proud of the successes we achieved in FY18, including adding 2,781 new members, launching Injury Facts online and far exceeding our public education goals with the Stop Everyday Killers campaign.
NSC invites its members, divisions, delegates and directors to nominate candidates for delegate and NSC Board positions on an annual basis. Nominations for 2019-2020 will be accepted in early 2019; online nomination forms are not yet available. Please check back for information on the nominating process.
Director profile and expectations
can be found here.
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