(redirected from Home Safety Council)
Also found in: Wikipedia.
HSCCenter for Studying Health System Change
HSCHigher School Certificate (school exit exam; NSW, Australia)
HSCHealth Sciences Center
HSCHigh School Confidential
HSCHealth and Social Care (course)
HSCHome Safety Council
HSCHealth Services Corporation
HSCHerve Schauer Consultants (France)
HSCHot Spring County (Arkansas)
HSCHealth System Change
HSCHealth and Safety Commission (United Kingdom)
HSCHematopoietic Stem Cell
HSCHampden-Sydney College (Virginia)
HSCHigh Speed Cutting
HSCHigh Speed Communication (various companies)
HSCHealth Service Commission
HSCHealthcare Supply Chain (various organizations)
HSCHigh Speed Craft
HSCHospital for Sick Children (Toronto, Canada)
HSCHealth Services Conference (various locations)
HSCHoly Spirit College (Atlanta, GA)
HSCHamburger Segel-Club (German yachting association)
HSCHeat Shock Cognate
HSCHuman Services Council (various locations)
HSCHelp and Support Center (Microsoft)
HSCHigh Speed Catamaran (watercraft)
HSCHorizontal Split-Case (centrifugal pump)
HSCHierarchical Storage Controller
HSCHigh Speed Cable
HSCHybrid Sports Concept
HSCHigh Speed Counter
HSCHigh Speed Connection
HSCHigh Speed Controller
HSCHelp and Support Center
HSCHigh Speed Centronic
HSCHigh Speed Chip
HSCHigh Security Core
HSCHeat Sink Case
HSCHead State Change
HSCHighway Smart Card
HSCHardware/Software Codesign (various organizations)
HSCHomeland Security Committee (various organizations)
HSCHard Shell Case
HSCHousing Service Center (U.S. Navy)
HSCHornsby Shire Council (Australia)
HSCHomeland Security Council (US government)
HSCHigh School Certificate
HSCHigh-Strength Concrete
HSCHome Study Course
HSCHillfield-Strathallan College (Hamilton, Canada)
HSCHomeSchool Association of California
HSCHigh Sulfur Content (fuel)
HSCHindu Students Council
HSCHigh Sierra Camp (Sierra Nevada mountains)
HSCHonda of South Carolina (Timmonsville, SC)
HSCHemlock Semiconductor Corporation (Hemlock, MI)
HSCHuntington Society of Canada
HSCHumane Society of Canada
HSCHentai Social Club (gaming site)
HSCHealth Services Command (US Army)
HSCHonda Sports Concept
HSCHuman Services Committee
HSCHigh Speed Channel
HSCHigh-Speed Chase
HSCHeadquarters Support Company
HSCHalf Slotted Container (corrugated box style)
HSCHome Shopping Club
HSCHighway Safety Commission (various locations)
HSCHealthy School Communities (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development)
HSCHousing Scrutiny Committee (UK)
HSCHot Swap Controller
HSCHelicopter Combat Support Squadron
HSCHughes Space and Communications Company (Los Angeles, California)
HSCHuman Systems Center (US Air Force)
HSCHouse Science Committee (US Congress)
HSCHealth Services Cluster (various locations)
HSCHarmonised System Committee (World Customs Organization)
HSCHost Software Component
HSCHungarian Society of Cinematographers
HSCHigh School Consortium
HSCHardware/Software Coordination
HSCHuntsville Simulation Conference
HSCHo Chi Minh City Securities Corporation (Vietnam)
HSCHeadquarters Service Company (Army specific)
HSCHartford Soccer Club (various locations)
HSCHigh Speed Converter
HSCHuman Services Coalition of Dade County
HSCHope Scholarship Credit
HSCHuntsville Soccer Club (Huntsville, AL)
HSCHughes Systique Corporation (Rockville, MD)
HSCHome Station Check
HSCHospitality Sign Company (now hotelsigns.com)
HSCHardware Systems Command
HSCHierarchical Structure Code
HSCHazardous Substances Committee (OSPAR Commission)
HSCUnited States Army Health Services Command
HSCHome School Committee (UK)
HSCHydraulic System Controller
HSCHealth Strategies Consultancy
HSCHillsdale Shopping Center (California)
HSCHead Strategic Command
HSCHuntsville Soaring Club (Alabama, aviation)
HSCHayes Specialties Corp (Saginaw, Michigan)
HSCHarmonic Stripline Cavity
HSCHyper-Spherical Coordinate
HSCHamlet Swim Club
HSCHigh Speed Conferencing
HSCHand and Shoe Contamination
HSCHarwell Subroutine Library (Aspen)
HSCHome and School Council
HSCHandset Control
HSCHierarchical Spectral Clustering
HSCHigh Speed Compactor
HSCHarmonic System Commodity (standardized product identification system)
HSCHydrophone Signal Conditioner
References in periodicals archive ?
According to Home Safety Council research, falls on or from stairs or steps are the leading known cause of death due to residential falls (17 percent), followed by slipping, tripping or stumbling (close to 6 percent).
To combat this issue, the Home Safety Council recommends homeowners install grab bars surrounding the shower or tub area.
The Home Safety Council launched the contest in September 2007 to encourage students to take the lead in helping prepare their families and communities for emergencies.
The Home Safety Council is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping prevent unintentional home injuries.
In addition, the Home Safety Council (HSC) reports that falls account for approximately one-third of all home injury deaths, while falls involving stairs or steps are the number two cause or fall-related deaths.
Segun Home Safety Council, 20 mil ninos mueren al ano en accidentes caseros y 21 millones resultan heridos.
According to a Home Safety Council study, most people--a whopping 92 percent--said they consider their homes to be their "safe haven," says the organization's Angela Mickalide, "yet the number of unintentional deaths and injuries that occur at home each year belies that misconception.
The non-profit Home Safety Council (founded by Lowe's in 1993 and a key ally of the two detector makers) reported the bill just to employers for home injuries for the year ended in mid-2001 was nearly $38 billion.
com)-- According to The State of Home Safety in America[TM] (2004), a comprehensive body of research conducted by the Home Safety Council on the causes and severity of home injuries, falls are the leading cause of unintentional home injury and death in the United States.
We are very actively involved with associations" such as the Home Safety Council -- he's a board member -- and the National Fire Protection Association.