Health and Safety

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Health and Safety Committee
Through professional safety leadership, the Health and Safety Committee actively promotes the highest standards of safety and health excellence to ensure a safe working environment. Learn more


NIA’s  Safety Excellence Award and STAR Report
Open to NIA members only, the Safety Excellence Award is our highest industry honor and the only national award for outstanding safety performance in the mechanical insulation industry. All applicants receive an individualized and detailed NIA Safety Training Analysis Results (STAR) Report™. The NIA STAR Report™ contains valuable feedback and recommendations that can be implemented immediately to increase safety awareness and improve the company’s safety culture. Learn more

Safety Handbook for Contractors
A newly updated handbook that offers practical tips for maintaining a safe working environment specifically for contractors. New sections include heat-illness prevention, fall protection, and distracted driving. Learn more

Safety Handbook for Distributors/Fabricators
Offers practical tips for maintaining a safe environment for distributor and fabricator workers. Topics include general safety rules, compressed gases, hand and power tools, lockout/tagout, tar pot safety, and more. Learn more

NIA News Safety Corner Column
This column in NIA News, our member newsletter, addresses critical safety news, such as updates from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), new requirements, and tips and updates from the Health and Safety Committee. Learn more


OSHA Updates Webpage
Find relevant industry updates from OSHA in one place on our website. Learn more

NIA’s Safety Award Webpage
Find current Safety Award applications, mentor program details, past winners, and more. Learn more