National Safety Council (NSC)
Fall protection tops safety violations for 12th straight year
The 10 safety violations of workplace safety standards that OSHA has cited most frequently this year were announced with fall protection topping the list.
Fall protection remains biggest workplace hazard
OSHA's most-cited workplace safety standards finds fall protection in the top spot for the 11th straight year with respiratory protection a distant second.
COVID-19 projected to be third-highest cause of death in US for 2020
The National Safety Council reported that COVID-19 will likely be the third-leading cause of death in 2020 behind only heart disease and cancer.
National Safety Council president and CEO delivers statement on respect, inclusion
National Safety Council president and CEO Lorraine M. Martin releases a statement for respect and inclusion in the wake of the events in Minneapolis and the subsequent nationwide response.
10 steps employers must take to ensure safety before reopening due to COVID-19
The National Safety Council, in coordination with the SAFER task force, releases comprehensive guidance and recommendations for employers to prioritize workplace safety post-quarantine.
Safety council updates statement on coronavirus
The National Safety Council urges employers to assess their risk of exposure and ensure procedures are in place to effectively control transmission.
Safety council discourages cannabis use for safety-sensitive positons
The National Safety Council (NSC) has called on employers to restrict cannabis use for workers in safety-sensitive positions regardless of the state's position in a policy position.