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Rising Stars of Safety, Class of 2019

Recognizing the heroes in our midst
The National Safety Council announces the “Rising Stars of Safety” – safety professionals younger than 40 who have distinguished themselves in the workplace, and who inspire others.
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2019 'Best in Show' New Product Showcase Awards

Vote online now through Sept. 9, 5:00 p.m. Central time, for the fifth annual New Product Showcase Awards, part of the 2019 NSC Congress & Expo, set to take place Sept. 9-11 in San Diego. After 14,261 votes were cast for 111 products from 72 companies, the results of the 2019 “Best in Show” New Product Showcase Awards were revealed Sept. 10 at the National Safety Council 2019 Congress & Expo.
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The National Safety Council 2019 Congress & Expo

Set to take place Sept. 6-12 in San Diego, the NSC 2019 Congress & Expo is the world’s largest annual event for environmental, health and safety professionals. Safety+Health offers an extensive preview, including a look at educational sessions, keynote speakers, networking opportunities, the “Best in Show” New Product Showcase Awards, and more.
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Safety amid the swelter

Be vigilant to prevent heat-related illnesses, injuries
During the summer months, outdoor workers are at heightened risk of heat-related illnesses, ranging from mild heat rash to potentially deadly heatstroke. “It’s not like you just provide them water and that solves the problem,” one expert says. “It starts with an effective plan.”
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