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National Safety Council is on a mission to eliminate preventable deaths in our lifetime, but safety can be difficult to quantify. That's why NSC took on a year-long project to grade states on actions and policies they have taken – or not taken – to reduce risk for all residents.
NSC and University of Iowa is educating the public on how to best interact with vehicle safety features. Learn more.
A safe workplace takes commitment. NSC offers a roadmap to help organizations work toward zero injuries. Learn more about The Journey.
Getting a new license starts an incredibly dangerous time for teens. Learn what NSC is doing to help parents and their children.
NSC estimates cell phone use is involved in 26 percent of all car crashes. Learn more about our distracted driving initiative.
NSC research shows losing two hours of sleep causes similar effects as having three beers. Learn more about this latest NSC initiative.
More people die from preventable drug overdoses than motor vehicle crashes. Find out what NSC is doing to combat this epidemic.
NSC released the State of Safety report June 27. NSC found no state goes far enough to protect residents from the leading causes of preventable death and injuries.