Naval Safety Center




Naval Safety Center Mission & Vision Statement

Our Mission

COMNAVSAFECEN prevents mishaps to save lives and preserve resources. The advice, policies, services and risk management information and tools COMNAVSAFECEN provides enhance command culture, combat readiness and global war-fighting capabilities.

Our Vision

Empower all Sailors, Marines, civilians and their families to collectively embrace a proactive command culture of risk identification and management to achieve zero preventable mishaps.


The Naval Safety Center supports the Naval Safety Program through:

  • Guidance and direction
  • Safety data services
  • Safety program services
  • Marketing of safety

Our Guiding Principles

To accomplish our mission, we will rely on naval leadership, teamwork, continuous improvement, customer focus, and personal integrity. Our initiatives will be shaped by:

  • Feedback from the Fleet and our Naval Safety Center team
  • Mishap trends, safety surveys, unit assessments, and hazard reports
  • Evaluation of emerging safety technology and processes in government and private industry.

OPNAVINST 5450.180E, Mission Vision and Functions of the Naval Safety Center

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Last Revision: January 23, 2014