Safety Observances


   January 2016

1-31 National Radon Action Month

   February 2016

1-29 American Heart Month
1-7 National Burn Awareness Week

   March 2016

1-31 National Nutrition Month
1-31 Workplace Eye Wellness Month
1-31 Save Your Vision Month
6-13 National Sleep Awareness Week
13-19 National Patient Safety Awareness Week
20-26 National Poison Prevention Week

   April 2016

1-30 Distracted Driving Awareness Month
1-30 Alcohol Awareness Month
1-30 Sports Eye Safety Month
1-30 National Youth Sports Safety Month
4-10 National Public Health Week
7 World Health Day
11-15 National Work Zone Awareness Week
16-23 National Infant Immunization Week
18-22 National Playground Safety Week
28 Workers' Memorial Day

   May 2016

1-31 Motorcycle Safety Month
1-31 National Bike Month
1-31 National Electrical Safety Month
1-31 Older Americans Month
1-31 Clean Air Month
1-31 Healthy Vision Month
1-31 National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
1-31 Mental Health Month
1-31 Better Hearing Month
1-31 Building Safety Month
1-31 Global Youth Traffic Safety Month
1-31 Global Employee Health and Fitness Month
1 Keep Kids Alive - Drive 25 Day
1-7 North American Occupational Safety & Health Week
16-22 National Safe Boating Week
15-21 National EMS Week
17-23 National Dog Bite Prevention Week
20 National Ride to Work Day
23-6/5 Click It or Ticket Campaign
Various days
by state    
Heat Safety Awareness Day

   June 2016

1-30 National Safety Month
1-7 National CPR & AED Awareness Week

   July 2016

1-31 National Fireworks Safety Month

   August 2016

1-31 National Immunization Awareness Month
 1-31 Back to School Month
1-31 Children's Eye Health & Safety Month
17-9/5 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

   September 2016

1-30 National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month
1-30 National Preparedness Month
1-30 National Food Safety Education Month
1-30 Sports Eye Safety Month
18-24 National Child Passenger Safety Week
22-29 Fall Prevention Awareness Week
24 Family Health and Fitness Day USA

   October 2016

1-31 National Crime Prevention Month
3-7 Drive Safely Work Week
9-15 National Fire Prevention Week
16-22 National Teen Driver Safety Week
16-22 National School Bus Safety Week

   November 2016

1-1/1 Tie One on For Safety

   December 2016

1-31 Safe Toys & Gifts Month
1-31 Holiday Season Drunk Driving Campaign