The NIH "Mission First, Safety Always" Award, presented by the Office of Research Services (ORS), Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS), showcases NIH personnel who have demonstrated leadership, innovation and involvement in their organization’s safety culture and promoted safety in the workplace. Nominate a colleague today!
The 2014 "In Focus! Safe Workplaces for All" photo 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.
The third annual NIH Safety, Health and Wellness Day will be held Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at the Natcher Conference Center from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. A wide range of Free activities and exhibits will be presented including health screenings, nutrition demonstrations and tastings, physical fitness activities, NIH IC exhibits, heart saver CPR training and Elder and Adult dependent care information and resources. This event will also serve as the finale of the Feds Feeds Families summer food drive at NIH. Donation collection boxes will be set up throughout the event for one last pust to provide healthy food for our neighbors in DC, Maryland and Virginia.