NSC announces recipients of Green Cross for Safety awards


Itasca, IL — The National Safety Council recently presented its Green Cross for Safety awards to organizations that have helped save lives and prevent injuries.

The 2020 winners, announced Oct. 1 during a virtual celebration, are:

“I would like to congratulate and commend our three winners for their exceptional dedication to safety,” NSC President and CEO Lorraine M. Martin said in an Oct. 2 press release. “Save the Michaels of the World, La-Z-Boy and Dow are making it possible for people to live their fullest lives. We are thrilled to honor them, in addition to recognizing our other finalists.”

The celebratory event raised $654,085 to support NSC research, education and advocacy to eliminate the leading causes of preventable injury.