About the Awards

NSC Announces Green Cross for Safety Award Winners

Outstanding achievements in safety were recognized through three distinct awards at the Green Cross for Safety Awards Celebration May 16.

Safety Excellence Award

Sponsored by Schneider

Nationwide took home the prize in the Excellence Award category, which recognizes the unrelenting pursuit of exceptional, transferrable safety practices. Learn why Nationwide earned the Excellence Award.

Safety Innovation Award

Sponsored by UPS

Schneider earned the Safety Innovation Award, which recognizes a transformative approach to a long-held challenge in safety.See why Schneider stands out in the Safety Innovation category.

Safety Advocate Award

Sponsored by FirstGroup

Progressive Agriculture Foundation earned the Safety Advocate Award, which recognizes the advancement of evidence-based best practices to raise awareness or change policy to prevent further injuries and deaths. Learn about the project that earned Progressive the award, Progressive's Agriculture Safety Days.

The winner in each category was announced and celebrated at the Green Cross for Safety Awards Celebration May 16, 2019, in Chicago.

Frequently Asked Questions


This list of FAQs further explains the Green Cross for Safety award process. Learn more.