Leading Safety into the Future: Our Top Strategic Initiatives

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.

Safer Driving with Technology: My Car Does What?

NSC and University of Iowa is educating the public on how to best interact with vehicle safety features. Learn more.

The Journey to Safety Excellence

A safe workplace takes commitment. NSC offers a roadmap to help organizations work toward zero injuries. Learn more about The Journey.

Car Crashes are the No. 1 Cause of Death for Teens

Getting a new license starts an incredibly dangerous time for teens. Learn what NSC is doing to help parents and their children.

Distracted Driving: One Call Can Change Everything

NSC estimates cell phone use is involved in 26 percent of all car crashes. Learn more about our distracted driving initiative.

Fatigue in the Workplace: You're More Than Just Tired

NSC research shows losing two hours of sleep causes similar effects as having three beers. Learn more about this latest NSC initiative.

Prescription Painkiller Abuse: The Worst Drug Epidemic

More people die from preventable drug overdoses than motor vehicle crashes. Find out what NSC is doing to combat this epidemic.

State of Safety Report

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.

Read the Report