Green Cross for Safety Awards Celebration

2020 Green Cross for Safety Awards: Celebrating Impact

The National Safety Council presented its renowned Green Cross for Safety® awards Oct. 1 to organizations that have helped save lives and prevent injuries. The 2020 winners are:

  • Save the Michaels of the World: Advocate Award
  • La-Z-Boy, Inc.: Excellence Award
  • The Dow Chemical Company: Innovation Award

National Safety Council leadership and award sponsors recognized each winner during a virtual ceremony that brought together the best and brightest in safety while raising funds for mission-critical initiatives.

The event was hosted by NBC Chicago Today's Cortney Hall, with a keynote address from leading shark on ABC's Shark Tank, Robert Herjavec. Attendees also heard an inspiring story from survivor advocate Carlos Rosario.

This special virtual event raises funds to support the NSC mission to save lives and prevent injuries, from the workplace to anyplace. Philanthropic contributions support research, education and advocacy to eliminate the leading causes of preventable death so people can live their fullest lives.

Learn More About the Winners

Thank You to Our 2020 Sponsors

Safety Advocate Safety Excellence Safety Innovation
Gold Sponsors Silver Sponsors Bronze Sponsors
SafetyServe, a Member of         TransForce Group The Boeing Company
Quanta Services
Schneider Electric Co.
American Petroleum Institute
Johnson Controls
Southern California Edison
USG Corporation
Benefactor Sponsors Patron Sponsors
Barnard Pipeline
Captive Resources
Centuri Group
The Chemours Company
Corteva Agriscience
The Dow Chemical Company
Gallagher Bassett Services
Greenwich Biosciences
The Home Depot
Liberty Mutual Insurance
United Airlines
U.S. Steel
American Society of Safety Professionals
Association of American Railroads
Bridgestone Americas
Capital Strategies
Con Edison Co. of New York
Day & Zimmermann
Delta Air Lines
Hess Print Solutions
Industrial Scientific Corporation
JJ Keller & Associates
Primoris Services Corporation
Thomas Built Buses
Univar Solutions

For more information on how your company can align its brand with NSC by sponsoring the Green Cross event, please contact Jamie Arquilla at [email protected].

Learn more about the award process and read about past winners and their safety impact.

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