Safety Services - National Safety Council

Leading the Way to Safer Workplaces for Over 100 Years

Employers count on NSC for a variety of training and services.

Workplace Training

Creating a culture of safety begins with a well-trained workforce. NSC offers a variety of training to fit your needs:

  • Compliance training: NSC can help you learn how to achieve OSHA compliance
  • Custom training: NSC tailors training to meet your unique needs and budget
  • Best-practices training: NSC provides a roadmap to elevate your company’s safety program to best in class
  • Train to be an instructor: NSC will teach your employees how to teach critical safety skills

Driver Training

NSC created the first defensive driving course in 1964 and has been the leader in driver safety training ever since. Driver safety training has proven to be effective in:

  • Controlling liability costs associated with work-related vehicle crashes
  • Reducing insurance premiums and fleet repair bills
  • Reducing motor vehicle incident rates
  • Decreasing workers compensation claims
  • Improving productivity by keeping employees safe, on and off the job
  • Protecting your brand by improving public perception of your driving practices

First Aid Training

Our world-class first aid and CPR training is available at an affordable price and has been updated to meet or exceed ECC Guidelines. From OSHA compliance to workplace wellness, effective first aid and CPR training is vital to your organization's safety. Offerings include:

  • A wide range of first aid courses
  • First aid instructor training
  • Training employers can provide to their employees
  • Online OSHA compliance courses
  • Courses approved in many U.S. states


NSC safety management consultants assess in both qualitative and quantitative measures your effectiveness in managing safety risks and discovering the root causes of deficiencies.

NSC Survey Services

Learn how employee perception surveys can improve the effectiveness of your organization's safety management system. NSC offers several customized surveys to provide a valid assessment of your safety program by measuring key elements of safety excellence including management leadership, supervisory support, employee engagement, safety programs and activities, and organizational climate. Learn more about services, process and pricing. Download our Free Infopacket.


Effective safety management systems are data-driving and supported with scientific research and statistics. NSC expertise covers a wide range of safety-related topics:

  • Safety engineering
  • Epidemiology
  • Social psychology
  • Safety statistics
  • Industrial/organizational psychology

NSC published the first Injury Facts, an annual statistical compendium on unintentional injuries and deaths, in the early 1920s. This reference source for safety statistics now is available online.