What is the South Dakota Safety Council?

The South Dakota Safety Council (SDSC) helps employers and workers, families, and communities reduce unintentional injuries ("accidents").  Unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death for South Dakotans ages 1 - 44, taking the lives of nearly 500 South Dakotans each year, disabling many more, and sending tens of thousands to emergency departments and hospitals.

The SDSC provides: