Who Are the Rising Stars of Safety?

The National Safety Council will accept submissions for the 10th class of NSC Rising Stars of Safety through March 10, 2019.

Every year, NSC presents the Rising Stars of Safety Award to the next generation of safety leaders younger than 40 who show a dedication to safety leadership at work. Companies can submit all age-qualified employees, including employees working abroad, and are encouraged to nominate all of their potential winners each year.

Learn more about the Rising Stars of Safety.

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Congratulations to the 2018 Rising Stars of Safety

Kevin McCann accepts the Rising Star of Safety Award at the National Award Celebration

The National Safety Council was proud to celebrate its ninth class of Rising Stars of Safety at the 2018 NSC Congress & Expo in Houston in October. Learn more about the honorees in the October issue of Safety+Health magazine.

"Our Rising Stars understand that safety is not a spectator sport," said NSC President and CEO Deborah Hersman. "Their dedication to creating a safety culture at their workplaces helps ensure their colleagues go home safely every day. We are thrilled to recognize their inspiring work."

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