National Health and Safety Observances are special days, weeks, or months dedicated to raising awareness about important health, wellness, and safety topics. By tapping into these observances, your organization can be strategic in targeting critical safety and health initiatives through proper preparation. Operational planning can help your organization improve interdepartmental communication and programs, increase employee awareness of these selected initiatives, and address your organization’s vision and goals related to health and safety. Developing a strategic plan, calendars, and targeted programs can help align and focus your organization’s health and wellness priorities by joining in these various
national health and safety observances and utilizing the available industry resources.