The submission period for the 2013 "In Focus! Safe Workplaces for All" photo contest runs from Thursday, August 1st, 2013 - Monday, September 30th, 2013.
What's Your Image of Workplace Safety and Health?
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announces the 2013 "In Focus! Safe Workplaces for All" photo contest. The contest challenges anyone with a passion for photography to capture an image of workplace safety and health and share it with the Office of Research Services (ORS), Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS). The goal of the contest is to further efforts to reduce personal injuries and illnesses; educate and underscore the importance of safety; foster innovation to create shared solutions; and achieve community involvement by relying on your talent, imagination and creativity to raise awareness of workplace safety and health. You can interpret "image of workplace safety and health" in any way you choose; you are not restricted to particular subjects or themes. Pictures can be taken of a variety of workplaces and is not limited to the NIH workplace.
Prizes will be awarded for the most outstanding portrayals of occupational safety and health in terms of artistic value and ability to raise awareness of safety and health to the NIH community.
Specifically, photographs will be judged against the following criteria: