Green Cross for Safety Awards Celebration - National Safety Council

2020 Green Cross for Safety Awards: Celebrating Impact

The National Safety Council presented its renowned Green Cross for Safety® awards Oct. 1 to organizations that have helped save lives and prevent injuries. The 2020 winners are:

  • Save the Michaels of the World: Advocate Award
  • La-Z-Boy, Inc.: Excellence Award
  • The Dow Chemical Company: Innovation Award

National Safety Council leadership and award sponsors recognized each winner during a virtual ceremony that brought together the best and brightest in safety while raising funds for mission-critical initiatives.

The event was emceed by NBC Chicago Today's Cortney Hall. Attendees also heard an inspiring story from survivor advocate Carlos Rosario.

This special virtual event raises funds to support the NSC mission to save lives and prevent injuries, from the workplace to anyplace. Philanthropic contributions support research, education and advocacy to eliminate the leading causes of preventable death so people can live their fullest lives.

Learn More About the Winners

Thank You to Our 2020 Sponsors

Safety Advocate
Safety Excellence
Safety innovation
Gold Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
SafetyServe, a Member of TransForce Group 
The Boeing Company
Quanta Services
Schneider Electric Co.
American Petroleum Institute
Johnson Controls
Southern California Edison
USG Corporation 
Benefactor SponsorsPatron Sponsors
Barnard Pipeline
Captive Resources
Centuri Group
The Chemours Company
Corteva Agriscience
The Dow Chemical Company
Gallagher Bassett Services
Greenwich Biosciences
The Home Depot
Liberty Mutual Insurance
United Airlines
U.S. Steel
American Society of Safety Professionals
Association of American Railroads
Bridgestone Americas
Capital Strategies
Con Edison Co. of New York
Day & Zimmermann
Delta Air Lines
Hess Print Solutions
Industrial Scientific Corporation
JJ Keller & Associates
Primoris Services Corporation
Thomas Built Buses
Univar Solutions

For more information on how your company can align its brand with NSC by sponsoring the Green Cross event, please contact Jamie Arquilla at

Learn more about the award process and read about past winners and their safety impact.

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