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National Safety Council

The National Safety Council is a nonprofit, nongovernmental, international public service organization. Members of the NSC include businesses, labor organization, schools, public agencies, private groups and individuals. Founded in 1913 and chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1953, the National Safety Council is committed to preventing accidental injuries in the workplace, on roads and highways, and in homes and communities.

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    02-12-08

    The National Safety Council Aims to "Make a Difference"

    ITASCA, IL "“ February 12, 2008 "“ "Make a Difference" is the theme of the National Safety Council’s 2008 National Safety Month observance "“ and a call to action to employers and other organizations to help reverse a dramatic national increase in accidental injuries and dea...

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    01-10-08

    National Safety Council Announces Call for Applications for Robert W. Campbell Award

    ITASCA, IL "“ January 10, 2008 "“ The Robert W. Campbell Award Program Committee invites organizations worldwide to participate in the 2008 cycle of this prestigious international award for business excellence through environmental, safety and health (EHS) management.

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    10-22-07

    Day & Zimmermann's Joseph J. Ucciferro Elected Chairman, National Safety Council Board of Directors

    CHICAGO - October 22, 2007 - Joseph J. Ucciferro, president and CEO of Philadelphia-based Day & Zimmermann’s Commercial and Public Sector, was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors for the National Safety Council at the Council's 95th Annual Congress & Expo bein...

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    10-22-07

    World Health Organization Taps National Safety Council To Lead "Safe Communities" American Initiative

    CHICAGO - October 22, 2007 - As part of a national effort to reverse escalating injury trends through innovative community and grassroots safety efforts, the World Health Organization today officially designated the National Safety Council leader of its "Safe Communities" Un...

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    10-22-07

    Delta Air Lines Named the 2008 Green Cross for Safety Medal Recipient

    CHICAGO - October 22, 2007 - The National Safety Council has announced Delta Air Lines as the 2008 Green Cross for Safety Medal recipient. The announcement was made at the Council's 95th Annual Congress & Expo opening session Monday, Oct. 15 being held here.

    Americans' Pessimistic View of Accident Prevention Poses Hurdle to Reducing Injuries Image

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    10-22-07

    Americans' Pessimistic View of Accident Prevention Poses Hurdle to Reducing Injuries

    CHICAGO - October 22, 2007 - Nearly one in every three Americans believes nothing can be done to prevent accidental injuries, posing a major obstacle to national efforts to reverse escalating injury trends in the United States, according to a national survey of American atti...

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    10-01-07

    National Safety Council Names BAPCO 2007 Robert W. Campbell Award Recipient

    CHICAGO, IL - October 1, 2007 "“ The National Safety Council announced today that Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) is the 2007 recipient of the Robert W. Campbell Award. The first company outside North America to receive the Council's international award for business excel...

    Accidental Deaths Increasing at Alarming Rate Poisonings, Overdoses Seeing Greatest Gains Image

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    09-21-07

    Accidental Deaths Increasing at Alarming Rate Poisonings, Overdoses Seeing Greatest Gains

    ITASCA, IL - September 21, 2007 - Accidental deaths in the United States are rising at an alarming rate, more than 20 percent over a 10-year period, reaching 113,000 deaths in 2005, according to the latest data available. The National Safety Council (NSC) warns that at the c...

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    09-21-07

    Senate Resolution Declares June 2007 National Safety Month

    WASHINGTON - September 21, 2007 - With a recent National Safety Council report citing a dramatic increase in accidental death rates, the United States Senate has passed a resolution declaring June as National Safety Month.

    Co-sponsored by Senat...

    Robert W. Campbell Award Deadline Extended Image

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    04-16-07

    Robert W. Campbell Award Deadline Extended

    ITASCA, IL - April 16, 2007 "“ The National Safety Council is extending the application deadline for its 2007 Robert W. Campbell Award to June 30, 2007. The winner of this international award recognizing business excellence in safety, health and environmental (SH&E) mana...

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