Business & Industry Division - National Safety Council
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NSC Business & Industry Division

Members of this Division can be a part of any number of industries, from agriculture to small manufacturers to large chemical and mining operations. Focusing on collaboration, learning from one another and helping organizations formalize and improve their safety systems toward the goal of eliminating preventable injuries, this Division welcomes diverse perspectives from those with deep experience and knowledge as well as those who are new to safety.

Program Committee

Program NSC activities in your workplace and help save lives, from the workplace to anyplace. The committee's goal is to help develop the educational plans for the year, both in-person and webinars. Contact Sarah Van Huis for more information, or to add your voice and experience.

2021 Meeting

Spring Meeting
3 p.m. (CT) Wednesday, March 3

Get the agenda here.

Business & Industry Webinar Series

Sponsored by Velocity EHS - Award-winning EHS & Sustainability Software

Overcoming the Risk-Takers Paradox: A Strategy for a Culture of Safety Excellence
Coming Soon

The Division is planning upcoming topics. Please save the following dates; more information and registration links will be available soon.

  • April 7, 10 a.m. (CT)
  • June 2, Noon (CT)
  • Aug. 4, Noon (CT)
  • Oct. 27, Noon (CT)

Interested in participating in planning? Join the Business & Industry Program Planning team. Email Sarah Van Huis to sign up.

Meet the Business & Industry Division Leadership Team

Kent Mowry
Maintenance Manager, King's Command Foods LLC
Business & Industry Division Chair


Morris Elkins, CSP, CPEA, CPSA
Director of Corporate Safety and Health, Tepa, LLC
Business & Industry Division Interim Vice-Chair


Roslyn Johnson, CPLP, PMQ, LBBP
City of Atlanta, Department of Watershed Management
Business & Industry Division Interim Secretary
David Jewell CSP
National Safety Consultant
Business & Industry Division Delegate Representative


Sarah Van Huis
Manager, NSC Division Programs

Interested in joining the leadership team? The Division is currently recruiting for a program committee chair, and a recruitment and retention chair. Reach out to a Division leader or to Sarah Van Huis, manager, NSC Division programs, for more information.