Distracted Driving Awareness Month

October is Distracted Driving Awareness Month for 2020! Join the National Safety Council in recognizing the observance with the updated materials.  Together, we can make a difference. Learn more about these Distracted Driving Awareness Month activities and resources at nsc.org/justdrive.

  • Supporting DDAM for the whole month of October using our tools and resources
  • Registering for a free NSC members-only webinar on Thursday, Oct. 22, that will provide key distracted driving takeaways from the past decade. Register now!
  • Committing to drive distraction-free by taking the NSC Just Drive pledge  

The National Safety Council, Ohio Chapter saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads, through leadership, education and advocacy.

National Safety Council Initiatives Page

Unintentional injuries are the fourth leading cause of death in America. As the nation’s leading safety advocate, we engage businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to address the main causes of unintentional injuries and death. Please take a moment to learn about our top strategic initiatives:

Workplace safety

Distracted driving

Teen driving

Prescription drug abuse

Safe Communities


National Safety Council - Drive It Home: Helping You Keep Your Teen Driver Safe
DriveitHOME™ offers parents proven ways they can help their teens reduce crash risk while building confidence and skills during the first year of licensure and beyond.  We are encouraging you to visit driveithome.org and share the visually-compelling materials and use them to supplement your existing teen driving materials. 

DriveitHome resources include easy-to-understand text and videos and parents can sign up to receive daily tips through email and text messages.

Upcoming Classes

12/7-10, Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene, Advanced Safety

12/16 – BWC Virtual Meeting, Using Leading & Lagging Indicators to Foster Continuous Improvement in Safety, Melissa Heike of 3PSafety

12/16-18,  First Aid CPR AED, Instructor

12/18 – Blood Borne, Airborne Pathogens, Instructor

1/11/21 – Flagger Instructor

1/14/21 – First Aid, CPR & AED student course

1/15/21 – DDC-4, Student

1/20/21 – BWC Virtual Meeting,

1/21/21 – Lift Truck, Train-the-Trainer

1/22/21 – Aerial Lift, Train-the-Trainer

1/22-25/21, POSH 4th Edition, Principles of Occupational Safety & Health
NSC Online Workplace Training