Rising Stars of Safety In October 2010, Mike Doucette, Director of Safety for Russell Construction, was recognized as one of the 2010 National Safety Councils (NSC) Rising Stars of Safety. Mike was selected from a field of 200 applicants and was featured in the October 2010 cover story of Safety + Health Magazine. In total, 40 individuals worldwide, under the age of 40, were selected to be the 2010 NSC Rising Stars of Safety due to their contributions to workplace safety. All 40 Rising Stars were honored at the 2010 NSC Expo in San Diego, CA. The NSC is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating society to adopt safety, health, and environmental practices and to provide high quality, value added training and services. For more information on the NSC, please visit the local Iowa-Illinois chapter website.