Every Worker Deserves to Make it Home Safe – Every Day

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, 4,821 people – more than 13 per day – died while doing their jobs. Implementing safety measures can change these statistics.

NSC Safety training builds skills needed to save lives:

For more than 100 years, the National Safety Council has been a leader in workplace safety. We know that employers who show they care about the safety of their employees see improved morale, increased productivity, lower costs and, most importantly, fewer injuries.

The OSHA-NSC Alliance

The OSHA-NSC Alliance agreement aims to prevent workplace injuries, deaths and illnesses. As part of the agreement, OSHA and NSC partner to:

  • Develop compliance assistance tools and best practice documents
  • Convene, participate and exhibit at occupational safety and health forums and stakeholder meetings
  • Collaborate with other OSHA Alliance participants to address specific safety topics
  • Support and promote the Journey to Safety Excellence Campaign
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Measure your Safety Progress

How is safety in your workplace progressing? The National Safety Council offers consulting and research services to help you track, evaluate and improve your safety management system.

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Engage Employees and Create a Safety Culture

Some of the best feedback is through the opinions of the people who matter most: your employees. NSC has more than 20 years of experience in surveys and analyzing data. Let us help you find your strengths and weaknesses.

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Want Free Safety Measurement Tools?

Sign up for the Journey to Safety Excellence and gain access to online tools, including a Safety System Assessment that is helpful in pinpointing specific safety improvements needed.

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Keeping Contractors Safe

Contract workers often perform higher risk jobs with little management supervision. An NSC study looks at the impact of contractor management programs on contractor safety.

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Workplace Injuries
by the Numbers

Nearly 13,000 American workers are injured each day – and each injury is preventable. Take a look at these staggering numbers.

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  • Trusted NSC Publications

    NSC publishes magazines for safety pros, workers and their families; newsletters for a variety of audiences; and books for professionals and students.

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  • Safety Quotes to Inspire, Spark Conversation

    ​What did Kennedy, Emerson, Buffett or Voltaire have to say about safety?

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    ​If you give to the National Safety Council today, your gift will be matched dollar for dollar. Help us eliminate preventable deaths in our lifetime.

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