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Looking for Safety Meeting Topics? Here’s a Whole Year of Ideas

Why reinvent the wheel when there are so many ready-made safety observances to link up to? The National Safety Council (NSC) publishes an annual list of safety meeting topics. Here are some highlights.

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Here’s a list of ideas for safety meetings around observances such as these:

February American Heart Disease Awareness Month
National Burn Awareness Week (2-8)
March National Nutrition Month
Workplace Eye Wellness Month
National Sleep Awareness Week (2-9)
National Poison Prevention Week (16-22)
April Alcohol Awareness Month
National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Injury Prevention Month
Medication Safety Week (1-7)
National Work Zone Awareness Week (7-11)
Workers’ Memorial Day (28)
May Motorcycle Safety Month
National Bike Month
Clean Air Month
National Electrical Safety Month
National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (4-10)
National Safe Boating Week (17-23)
June National Safety Month
Home Safety Month
National CPR and AED Awareness Week (1-7)
Sun Safety Week (1-7)
July National Fireworks Safety Month
UV Safety Month
August Back to School Month
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over (8/15-9/1)
September National Preparedness Month
National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month
National Food Safety Education Month
Fruit and Veggie Month
October Eye Injury Prevention Month
National Fire Prevention Week (5-11)
Drive Safely to Work Week (6-10)
November Get Smart About Antibiotics Week (17-23)
“Tie One on for Safety” (11/21-1/1)
December Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
National Handwashing Awareness Week (7-13)

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For more safety meeting topics ideas, the complete and updated list of safety observances for this year can be found via NSC here.