[COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS, MAY 3, 2023] CareerSafe — the premier provider of innovative and affordable online training — has become a member of the National Safety Council, underscoring the company’s commitment to the safety of employees in the workplace. CareerSafe shares the National Safety Council mission to eliminate the leading causes of preventable death and injury, focusing on safety issues in the workplace, where fatalities are on the rise.
“It’s been CareerSafe’s mission from our creation to protect workers, especially young and new workers, educating them with the basic tenets of safety,” said Sherry Pruitt, Executive Director of CareerSafe. “Both CareerSafe and the National Safety Council support excellence in education, integrity, and the pursuit of knowledge. From our school age program to our corporate partnerships, we want to find new outreach methods to promote safety in all workplaces.”
For more than a century, the National Safety Council has provided member companies with access to best-in-class workplace safety training, products, and resources. The NSC Congress & Expo is the world’s largest annual gathering of safety professionals, where attendees have access to hundreds of professional development sessions and get an inside look at the latest safety products, trends, innovations, and research. Membership benefits also include discounts on safety training, access to the NSC Library and information services, annual subscriptions to Safety+Health magazine, exclusive webinars, and eligibility for Occupational Excellence achievement awards.
“National Safety Council members share an unwavering commitment to making people’s lives safer on and off the job. We are proud to count CareerSafe among our membership and look forward to working alongside them to save lives, from the workplace to anyplace,” said Ingrid Schoen, Senior Director, Membership, National Safety Council.
CareerSafe’s industry-tailored training programs provide workers information about their rights, employer responsibilities, how to file a complaint, as well as how to identify, abate, avoid, and prevent job-related hazards on a jobsite.
Together, CareerSafe and NSC offer industry education, community, and recognized credentials for safety.
About the National Safety Council
The National Safety Council is America’s leading nonprofit safety advocate — and has been for over 100 years. As a mission-based organization, we work to eliminate the leading causes of preventable death and injury, focusing our efforts on the workplace, roadway, and impairment. We create a culture of safety to not only keep people safer at work, but also beyond the workplace so they can live their fullest lives.
Visit nsc.org/membership for additional information.
Founded in 2003, CareerSafe has set out to address the safety training gap for young workers with the ultimate goal of making jobs safer for workers. From safety and health training to employability skills and cybersecurity awareness, CareerSafe is focused on providing the foundational skills workers need to launch successful careers. The 10-Hour OSHA training courses are just one of the many programs they offer to help students succeed in their chosen career paths.
For more information on CareerSafe, visit careersafeonline.com.