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The National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy.
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The Labor Division is comprised of union-based safety professionals and government regulators who share interest in safety, health and environmental concerns within the industry. The Labor Division has 13 sections/committees:
2020 Spring Meeting
To help reduce the spread of Covid-19, the 2020 Spring meeting has been postponed indefinitely. Please watch this space for updated information on upcoming meetings.
2019 Fall Meeting
The Labor Division held its fall meeting Sept. 6 in San Diego, during the 2019 NSC Congress & Expo. Get the meeting minutes here.
Safety RepresentativeIBEW Local 0005Pittsburgh, PALabor Division Chair
Paul ChaneySafety DirectorIBEW Local 82Labor Division Vice Chair
Travis M. ParsonsAssociate Director of Occupational Safety and HealthLaborers Health & Safety Fund of North AmericaLabor Division Vice President
Les JohnsonSafety Committee ChairIBEW Local 733Immediate Past Chair
Tammy King is NSC Division program manager. She can be reached at (630) 775-2227 or [email protected].
Awarded to a Division member who embodies the ideals and guidance that Edward Eagan practiced every day in the promotion of safety and health for the American worker. Edward Eagan was part of IBEW Local 103 and served as a highly regarded labor liaison with OSHA. Eagan passed away in 1997.
We are committed to ensuring the availability of quality and effective chemical dependency and mental health treatment services for workers and their families by promoting the value and efficacy of such services to those within the workplace.
We are dedicated to enhancing the competency and availability of Labor Assistance Professionals and Programs through networking opportunities, continuing education, and professional certification.
We are dedicated to increasing the recognition of the key role Labor Assistance Programs have in advancing workplace wellness and safety by serving as the voice of EAP with a specialized sensitivity to organized labor within the Behavioral Health Care industry.
Division members network with other safety professionals, attend industry-specific events and participate in safety-based discussions that impact work, home and community. Join now.
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