The Nebraska Safety Council (, NESC) recognized fifteen organizations and eight individuals during the 46th Annual Conference at UNL East Campus on Wednesday, April 24. These organizations are recognized for taking extra measures to keep their people safe and healthy.

All award recipients are listed below with their correlating awards:

  • Legacy Award– Heather Klahr– Parker Hannifin – McCook, Catalyst Level; Chastidy Fischer – Tillotson Enterprises, Inc, Catalyst Level; Vicki Baltes – Union Bank and Trust, Catalyst Level; Terrie Rabe – Lincoln Premium Poultry, Champion Level; Walt Shafer – Lincoln Premium Poultry, Professional Leadership Level; Christine Wilcox – Union Bank & Trust  Legacy, Professional Leadership Level; Jordan Hancock – Union Bank and Trust, Champion Level
  • Company –Lifetime Ambassador– Union Bank and Trust
  • Individual Lifetime Ambassador– John Grimes
  • Safety Award– Alivation Health, Spirit Level; Lincoln Electric System, Spirit Level; Midwest Demolition Company, Spirit Level; BD Medical – Pharmaceutical Systems, Star Level; Black Hills Energy, Peak Level; Lincoln Premium Poultry, Peak Level; Nucor Steel –Nebraska, Peak Level; Parker Hannifin – Alliance, Peak Level; Parker Hannifin – McCook, Peak Level; Schneider Electric, Peak Level; Commonwealth Electric Company of the Midwest,  Rising Star Level; Tillotson Enterprises, Inc, Rising Star Level
  • Wellness Award– ALLO Fiber Bronze Level; Columbus Community Hospital Bronze Level

The Mission of the Nebraska Safety Council is to provide education and leadership to empower Nebraskans to live safe and healthy. To learn more or to sign up for membership today, visit or contact (402) 483-2511 /