Commandant of the Marine Corps Safety Division
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Summer Safety Brief

General Eric M. Smith, Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps, delivers a message about summer safety, May 9, 2023. (U.S. Marine Corps video by...


Ground Warrior

The Fall 2022 issue of the Ground Warrior magazine is something we all must read, understand, and take to heart. As our Commandant’s senior safety...


Approach Magazine

Approach magazine’s goal is to help ensure personnel can devote their time and energy to the mission. We believe there is only one way to do any...


Safe Water Rescue

Kamakani Froiseth, a rescue operator with Honolulu City and County, demonstrates a safe water rescue during the Marine Corps Base Hawaii Water Safety...


Basic Riders Course

Military personnel sit in line at the Basic Riders Course on Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 5, 2018. The course is mandatory for all active duty...


Vehicle Safety

This needs to matter more. Over half of all preventable deaths due to mishap in the USMC were caused by vehicular accidents.


Who we are

Per E.O. 12196, 29 CFR 1960, and MCO 5100.29C, the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps (ACMC) is the Designated Agency Safety and Health Official for the Marine Corps, as reported to the Department of Labor. The Director of Safety is the senior staff advisor to the Commandant of the Marine Corps and ACMC for all safety matters and reports directly to ACMC.