Tag: National Safety Council
New Research Aims To Prevent Workplace Fatalities
Despite efforts to reduce injury and death on the job, workplace fatalities increased in 2021, with more than 5,000 workers dying.
The Importance Of EHS Software And Mobile Applications
A new National Safety Council Work to Zero Initiative white paper shows Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) software can help organizations better understand and manage safety risks.
MSD Solutions Lab Launches Safety Innovation Challenge
Safety Innovation Challenge is one of several initiatives launching this year by the MSD Solutions Lab to prevent musculoskeletal disorders.
It’s National Safety Month: Here’s How To Make Each Week Count
The National Safety Council kicked off National Safety Month by focusing on musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), and will address other ongoing safety issues each remaining week in June.
Workplace Safety Issues Correlate With Worker Depression, Anxiety
National Safety Council calls on employers to address psychological safety for workers, offers a variety of resources and tools as guidance
Multi-Sector Group Formed To Help Solve Most Common Workplace Injury
Cross-industry experts in safety and health join the National Safety Council and Amazon to invent new ways to prevent ergonomic injuries.
Does Your Security System Enhance Workplace Safety?
Workplace safety can be a serious challenge and business expense for any organization but AI video analytics can help bridge the gap between incident and response by quickly identifying and addressing hazards before they become problems.
NSC Announces 2020 Green Cross Safety Award Finalists
The prestigious honor recognizes safety leadership in three categories; the winners will be announced virtually October 1.
Physician Group Joins COVID-19 Worker Safety Task Force
The National Safety Council SAFER program guides employers through the process of safely resuming traditional work and operations now and in a post-pandemic environment.
NSC Calls For Coronavirus Tests For All U.S. Businesses, Worksites
In a letter to Vice President Pence, more than 50 organizations urge federal government to make COVID-19 testing available to employers maintaining operations during the pandemic.
Top 3 Workplace Hazards: Existing Technologies Can Save Lives
A new National Safety Council report identifies the most relevant workplace hazards and maps more than 100 technologies to mitigate the risks.
New Guide To Preventing Serious Injuries, Fatalities Available
A new white paper from the Campbell Institute helps employers put serious injury and fatality prevention programs in place.
NSC Introduces Lorraine Pack Memorial Scholarship
The $2,000 tuition award will go to female student interested in pursuing a career in the environment, health and safety, or related field.
Amazon Sponsorship Supports Women In Safety Programs
The National Safety Council has received a $125,000 sponsorship from Amazon, which will be used to help women pursue safety careers and advance those already in the field.
Is There A Safe Level Of Marijuana Use At Work?
According to the National Safety Council, no level of cannabis use is acceptable for those who work in safety sensitive positions.
10 Tips To Avoid Workplace Injuries
To mark National Preparedness Month, a personal injury attorney shares tactics and tips for workers to protect themselves from serious on-the-job injuries.
Scholarships Available For Those Pursuing Careers In Safety
The National Safety Council is accepting applications for four scholarships aimed at advancing the safety profession and encouraging new safety professionals.
OSHA Reveals Top 10 Workplace Safety Violations For 2019
For the ninth consecutive year, Fall Protection – General Requirements topped the list of OSHA’s most cited violations on the job.
Six Win Distinguished Service To Safety Awards
Since 1942, the National Safety Council has honored individuals for exceptional dedication to safety and health.
NSC Names Verdantix Workplace Safety Research Partner
The National Safety Council’s “Work To Zero” initiative educates safety professionals about the potential that technology has to eliminate workplace fatalities and serious injuries.
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