Parents and Educators About CSC

Canada Safety Council (CSC) is Canada’s national, non-government, organization dedicated to safety. The Council’s mission is to lead in the national effort to reduce preventable deaths, injuries and economic loss in public and private places throughout Canada.

The objectives of CSC are:

  • To focus attention on the vital importance of safety;
  • To arouse public interest and participation in safety measures;
  • To publish and disseminate educational programs and information relating to safety;
  • To promote and support the development of safer products and services;
  • To provide incentives for leadership and to recognize achievement in safety; and
  • To assist in the drafting and enactment of safety legislation.

As a not-for-profit organization, CSC draws upon the dedication and commitment of its directors, committee members and instructors to deliver its mandate. Contributions from corporate and individual members enable a professional staff to deliver programming and respond to inquiries from the public, professionals, the media and others.

To fulfill its mandate, CSC provides a wide range of high quality programs, services and information aimed at educating and influencing Canadians on matters of safety. Elmer the Safety Elephant is a well-beloved spokesperson for CSC and reaches millions of children every year. Parents and educators can team up with Elmer and promote his safety messages.

To find out more about becoming a CSC member or a CSC sponsor visit our website at: