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Estimates from the National Safety Council show hundreds of people in the United States will not make it home safely this Christmas or New Year’s, with impaired driving being a major factor.

A new WalletHub study says North Dakota is the 30th safest state in the U.S. The report released Oct. 25 says it compared all 50 states across 53 key safety indicators grouped into five different categories.

H2S Certification and Respiratory Protection Training and OBOW Year 3 – Communication and Hazard Assessment is now being offered by the North Dakota Safety Council. It continues the mission of a safer and more efficient oil and gas training process, having trained more than 40,000 workers in three years.

This year marks the 10th Annual Run4Change, and registration is now open. The event will take place Saturday, October 1, 2022. The Run4Change honors the Deutscher Family, a young family tragically killed on July 6, 2012.

School days bring congestion: School buses are picking up their passengers, kids on bikes are hurrying to get to school before the bell rings, harried parents are trying to drop their kids off before work. It’s never more important for drivers to slow down and pay attention than when kids are present – especially before and after school.

According to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the United States lagged behind most other high-income countries in saving lives on U.S. roads

Governor Doug Burgum has proclaimed June Safety Month here in North Dakota. The summer season is a time of increased rates of unintentional injuries and deaths and it’s an appropriate time to focus attention on injury risks and prevention.

During this Critical Issues presentation “Evaluating Your Company’s Industrial Hygiene Program” we will review those assessment and management elements required by OSHA for a successful industrial hygiene program.

The North Dakota Safety Council is excited to have three new training options this spring. Staying on the cutting edge of what businesses need while promoting safer workplaces, homes and communities remain central to the NDSC’s mission.

It’s National Poison Prevention Week March 20-26. Children are especially vulnerable, 45% of all poisoning involves children under the age of 6. Learn some of the dangers to watch out for as we enter spring.