About the National Safety Council

The nation’s leading safety advocate for more than 100 years, the National Safety Council is a nonprofit organization with the mission of eliminating preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road.

Driven by Data

NSC publishes Injury Facts, an annual compilation of statistics on unintentional injuries – the fourth leading cause of death.

Occupational Safety

The Campbell Institute at NSC

The global center of excellence for environmental health and safety, the Campbell Institute at NSC collaborates with top performing organizations to share research and best practices widely across industries.


NSC presents a number of awards annually, including:

Home and Community Safety

Road Safety