South Louisiana Chapter

New Orleans

Home Training Register for Congress









Community Service 

Community Safety

For Teens


Driver improvement course for teens.  Alive at 25” program is available to young

adults age 15 to 24 in the New Orleans area. The course offered monthly at the National Safety Council office in Metairie.  Advanced registration required.  Course can be taught at high schools, churches and other organizations. [More]


Teen driver book.

The Council’s new Family Guide to Teen Driver Safety gives parents the knowledge to

help their teens obtain needed driving experience and reduce their risk of crashes. NSC

and its local chapters will be holding parent workshops to introduce parents to the issues

and how they can apply the principles of Graduated Licensing in their own families.
The new guide helps parents better understand the risks associated with teen drivers and

the remedies to reduce those risks. To order, call customer service at 800-621-7619.

[More ]

For Educators, Parents & Community Leaders


Falls in the Home 


May is Asthma Awareness Month  


Keeping Seniors from Falling  National Safety Council president Alan McMillan tells CBS The Early Show how many senior citizens can prevent hurting themselves from fall-related injuries at home. Read the CBS news report.  The National Safety Council and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)  announce plans to launch a national education campaign aimed at reducing the staggering number of preventable injuries occurring among older America.


Safety Resources for Seniors

Falls in the home


Is Your Home a Safe Haven?  Over 33,000 deaths and 8 million injuries occurred at home in 2002.  The risks are abundant, prevention is simple.  Order your free Safe Haven Video or CD-ROM today and pay only $9.95 each for shipping and handling.  Courtesy of Liberty Mutual Insurance and the National Safety Council. To order, call customer service at 800-621-7619.


Resolve to be ready. "Every family, regardless of size, should have an emergency response plan, said Don Jacks, public affairs officer for the Federal Emergency Management Agency.  Create your own family emergency plan


Hurricane Preparedness



Hurricane Preparedness Links

National Safety Council


National Weather Service

National Hurricane Center

New Orleans

Jefferson Parish

More important links


Community Safety Events


Child Safety Seat Checkup every Wednesday, Troop B, Kenner, 1 - 4 pm

Contact us at 504-888-7618 for details.

Join NSC


Join NSC

Customer Service


Mardi Gras Safety

Enjoy a safe, memorable and injury free Mardi Gras. Download your Mardi Gras Safety tips. 


Buy Recycled Beads

Buy recycled Mardi Gras beads and throws for less, and do your part to create "Green" jobs for people with intellectual disabilities. Join the Arc of Greater New Orleans and the Sierra Club to recycle Mardi Gras beads, trinkets, and stuffed animals for the 2011 Carnival Season, and keep them out of the landfills!! Click here for the order form.



  © 2011 National Safety Council South Louisiana Chapter