National Safety Excellence Award (NSEA) applications are due Oct. 31 and can be downloaded on ABC’s website. All 2014 Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) Diamond and Platinum recipients are eligible to apply and there is no fee to participate. New STEP Gold recipients also may apply for the NSEA by submitting the NSEA Gold application and $450 application fee. ABC members that do not have STEP status can learn more about STEP on ABC’s website. In addition to being available online, the 2014 NSEA applications were emailed to all STEP Diamond and Platinum recipients and chapter presidents. The applications are due electronically to ABC by close of business Friday, Oct. 31. Submission instructions can be found in the NSEA application book. Please contact Chris Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. For more information on the NSEA or STEP, visit the safety section of ABC’s website .