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Workplace

NSC Applauds President-elect Biden's American Rescue Plan

Aggressive plan protects workforce from COVID-19, supports national vaccination effort.

January 15, 2021
Transportation

NSC Statement on NHTSA Motor Vehicle Fatality Data for Q3 of 2020

Data paints a dark picture of the state of safety on our roads.

January 14, 2021
Impairment

CDC Data Show Unprecedented Number of Drug Overdose Deaths

We know what to do to save lives, but as a nation, we have not consistently prioritized eliminating these deaths.

December 18, 2020
Transportation

Ten Automakers Fulfill Automatic Emergency Braking Pledge Ahead of Schedule

Vehicles equipped with AEB can reduce traffic deaths.

December 18, 2020
Workplace

NSC Presents 2021 CEOs Who 'Get It'

Safety+Health Magazine profiles leaders with demonstrated track record of prioritizing safety.

December 18, 2020
Transportation

NSC: 724 People May be Killed on Roads over the Holidays

One low-tech device may save hundreds.

December 18, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on Increase in Workplace Fatalities

U.S. sees the highest number of workplace deaths since 2007.

December 17, 2020
Transportation

NSC to Parents and Caregivers: Learn Car Seat Basics Online from Home, Safely

Car Seat Basics will serve as the foundation for other new online and in-person trainings over the next 12-18 months.

December 17, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on FDA Approval of First COVID-19 Vaccine and Employers' Role

Widespread support for the COVID-19 vaccine is critical – for both the health of our population as well as our economic recovery.

December 14, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on the FDA Advisory Panel Approval of COVID-19 Vaccine and Employers' Subsequent Role

Widespread support for the COVID-19 vaccine is critical.

December 10, 2020
Workplace

NSC Report: Here's How COVID 19 Will Fundamentally Alter the Future World of Work

Leading nonprofit safety advocate identified the most impactful changes to the working world coming out of the pandemic.

December 09, 2020
Workplace

NSC Statement on US House Passage of the MORE Act to Legalize Cannabis

Employers should restrict the use of cannabis among workers in safety-sensitive positions.

December 04, 2020

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