NSC announces finalists for 2019 Green Cross for Safety Awards

Green Cross for Safety

Itasca, IL — The National Safety Council recently announced the finalists for its 2019 Green Cross for Safety Awards – presented annually to individuals and organizations that have demonstrated safety excellence in workplaces, in homes and communities, and on the road.

Finalists for the three categories are:

Safety Advocate – Recognizes those who have made a significant impact on safety by raising awareness and bringing about change:

  • Maryland State Police Professional Development Unit
  • Progressive Agriculture Safety Days, a program of the Progressive Agriculture Foundation
  • University of Central Florida

Safety Excellence – Recognizes a corporation, coalition or organization that relentlessly pursues safety:

  • Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
  • Nationwide
  • TransOptions

Safety Innovation – Recognizes a researcher, corporation or organization that approached a long-held challenge and developed a transformative response to the problem:

  • Accenture and Chevron
  • Dow
  • Schneider

Winners will be announced at the 2019 Green Cross for Safety Awards gala on May 16 in Chicago. For more information, visit greencross.nsc.org.