National Safety Excellence Award (NSEA) applications are due Oct. 25 and can be downloaded on ABC’s website. All 2013 Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) Diamond and Platinum recipients are eligible to apply and there is no fee to participate. New for 2013, STEP Gold recipients may also apply for the NSEA by submitting the NSEA Gold application and $450 application fee. ABC members who do not have STEP status can learn more about STEP on ABC’s website. In addition to being available online, the 2013 NSEA applications also were emailed to all STEP Diamond, Platinum and Gold recipients and chapter presidents. The applications are due electronically to ABC by close of business Friday, Oct. 25. Submission instructions can be found in the NSEA application book. Please contact Anya Mityushina at Mityushina@abc.org with questions. For more information on the NSEA or STEP, visit the safety section of ABC’s website .