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2017 Conference - Nominations for National COSH Awards

Below you will find a form calling for nominations for 2017 COSH awards to be presented at the National Conference on Worker Safety and Health in Baltimore on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Our Awards Banquet has become one of the highlights of the year for health and safety activists on the local and national scene. Each year’s awards event inspires all us to continue the fight for worker health and safety. Please submit your nominations to Susi Nord susi@nationalcosh.org by Friday, October 20, 2017

Call for Nominations: National COSH 2017 Health and Safety Activist Awards
Due on Friday, October 20

Instructions for Nominators

COSH Awards Categories

Tony Mazzocchi Award: Lifetime Achievement Award: Tony Mazzocchi (1926-2002) was the most influential labor leader in the Occupational Health and Safety field in the U.S. This award gives recognition H&S activists fighting for the H&S rights of workers.

Health & Safety Activist Award: This award recognizes a recent activist into the worker health and safety activist network for their outstanding efforts and dedication to fight for improved health and safety for all workers.

Educator/Trainer Award: This award recognizes the accomplishments of an individual or group of individuals who excel in reaching workers through training and education and therefore empowering workers to fight for improved health and safety.

Community/Family Activist Award: If you know someone who is doing great work in Health and Safety as a family member or other capacity, send us your description of their work

Please provide:

  • Your (nominator’s) name and contact information (including email address);
  • The nominee’s name, organizational affiliation, and contact information (including email address);
  • Which of the awards you are nominating this individual for (may be in the “other” category);
  • Whether you believe he/she would be able to be at the Awards Dinner to receive the award; and
  • Why this nominee should receive the award for which you are nominating them. (Please provide a statement of no more than 300 words to be used during the selection process and for the awards program if that person is selected.)

Please send this information by Friday, October 20, 2017 to Susi Nord susi@nationalcosh.org

Thank you for helping us to honor those whose efforts make a difference for worker health and safety!

See a list of previous recipients of COSH Activist and Leadership Awards.

Learn more about the 2017 National Conference on Worker Safety and Health.

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