Nebraska’s Safest Companies

Some of our process has changed for 2017! PLEASE read before proceeding!

New 2017 Applicants:

  1. Welcome!
  2. Register your user name and email here. This is a User Name of your choosing. You will receive an email that will provide you a link to setup your password and login to the system (check your spam folder if you do not receive the email right away).
  3. Set up your password and login via the link sent to you in the email.
  4. Begin the application process.
  5. Your application will be saved every 60 seconds which will allow you to return if you do not complete right away. Once submitted, changes cannot be made.
  6. If you are not able to complete your application, return to this page and Log In (top right corner) using your previously set up username and password.
  7. Once your application is complete and submitted you will receive an email copy of your submission for your records.
  8. Complete your application on or before February 24, 2017. All companies will be notified by the end of April regarding the status of your application.

Returning 2016 Applicants:

  1. Welcome back!
  2. 2016 applicants can use their User Name and password from last year.  Can’t remember?  Click on the Login link (upper right corner of this page) to retrieve your information.  Still having an issue?  Call 402.898.7364 or 402.898.7354 and we will reset your information.  (or create a new account using a different email address)
  3. Login using the Login button on the upper right of this page.
  4. Begin the application process.
  5. Your application will be saved every 60 seconds which will allow you to return if you do not complete right away.  Once submitted, changes cannot be made. 
  6. If you are not able to complete your application, return to this page and Log In (top right corner) using your previously set up username and password.
  7. Once your application is complete and submitted you will receive an email copy of your submission for your records.
  8. Complete your application on or before February 24, 2017. All companies will be notified by the end of April regarding the status of your application.

Nebraska’s Safest Companies Awards Program Information

If you have questions please contact National Safety Council, Nebraska, 402-898-7354.

  • All organizations must be a current member of the National Safety Council, Nebraska, or a National Safety Council Member with a Nebraska service package.
  • Covering the period from January 1, 2016 thru December 31, 2016.
  • Organizations must have a written injury/illness program or equivalent. If you have not received an award previously, please include a copy of your program with your awards submission. Those who have received awards previously need not resubmit unless they have made program changes.
  • New applicants must submit a copy of OSHA 300A log summaries or equivalent for 2014, 2015 and 2016. Re-applications submit 2016 summaries, however, be sure all numbers are provided on form.
  • All questions must be answered completely, all numbers must be provided in the Injury and Illness Record. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
  • Applications can be saved online and completed at a later date. Once complete you will receive an email with a copy of your application information.
  • When entering numbers please do not use commas. Enter as 1000 not 1,000.
  • Employee hours include only those on your company payroll.
  • Do not include any non-work time, even though paid, such as vacations, sick leave, holidays, etc.
  • Go online to review your rates and determine your NAICS code.
  • The awards committee decision will be final.
  • Participating companies who do not receive an award may have a helpful “walk-through” inspection by the National Safety Council, Nebraska consulting staff.
  • All award entries and documentation will be held in confidence.
  • Please complete this application no later than February 20, 2017.
  • Applications must be received by the the National Safety Council, Nebraska, 11620 M Circle, Omaha, NE 68137 by February 26, 2016.

Application Checklist

First time applicants must include the following:

  • 2014, 2015, 2016 OSHA 300A summary or supporting documents if not under OSHA
  • Safety policy declaration
  • Written injury/illness prevention plan
  • Company logo in an EPS format
  • Up to 2 hours to complete the application process

Re-applicants must include the following:

  • 2016 OSHA 300A Summary (do not include a log with employee names) or supporting documents if not under OSHA
  • Company Logo in an EPS format.

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