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Friday, May 06 2016 @ 06:29 PM EDT

Greene County Safety Council



By Gary Hanson, President of
American Safety & Health Management Consultants, Inc.













The Greene County Safety Council (GCSC). The GCSC is a partnership of local businesses co-sponsored by the Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce and Ohio BWC. Joining the Greene County Safety Council could save your company money and bring a better safety awareness to your employees!


 Click here for our Membership Form and

Click here for our Enrollment Form.


Click here for the Safety Council Fact Sheet and Rebate Program Eligibility Requirements FY15-16


Click here to download the Semi-Annual Report


Prospective Billing Overview for Private Employers




1-25         employees         FREE
26-99       employees     $  50.00

100 -199  employees     $100.00
200+         employees     $150.00

           This fee does not include your monthly meeting expense of $12.00.



You can join anytime, but to receive your 2% Premium Rebate for the 2015-16 fiscal year we must  process your enrollment no later than July 31, 2015.  It is possible to earn an additional 2% Performance Bonus by meeting certain requirements as well. Please click here to download these requirements. 


Breakfast is served at 7:30 a.m.  Meeting 8:00-9:00 a.m.  Menu includes a full breakfast, coffee, tea, and decaf.  Cost is $12.00 if pre-registered.  If you have not pre-paid for all regular meetings, or if you have additional attendees, you must pre-register no later than the Wednesday prior to the meeting, or $15.00 at the door.









Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. :

RSVP no later than March 30th, the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

VENUE:  Ramada Inn Xenia. 300 Xenia Towne Sq, Xenia, OH

“Machine Safeguarding”
Presenter - Craig Smith

Craig is a Safety Consultant, with the Dayton Service Office, for Ohio’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation’s Division of Safety and Hygiene.  Mr. Smith has been with the Division of Safety and Hygiene for 25 years and in the field of safety and safety management for more than 30 years.  He holds a BS in Interdisciplinary Studies with an Emphasis in Hearing Disorders from Old Dominion University.  He has provided training both at the Ohio Center for Occupation Safety and Health and in the field for 23 years.  In addition to his training duties Mr. Smith has extensive experience in both the private and public sectors working with employers to reduce their exposures to occupational hazards.

Click here for Craig's presentation in PDF format


Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. :

RSVP no later than April 27th, the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

VENUE:  Ramada Inn Xenia. 300 Xenia Towne Sq, Xenia, OH

Forklift Safety
Presenter - Ed Baader

After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University most of Ed's career has been in manufacturing, supplying parts to the School Bus and Ambulance industries. In 2000 he moved into safety training to OSHA standards while teaching engineering and computer courses at Clark State Community College. Ed's company, Baader BDS, focuses on Safety training to General Industry and is an authorized OSHA instructor for the 10 hour and 30 hour cards. He have taught most General Industry Safety topics including Forklift training and Forklift Train-The-Trainer classes.



Future Monthly Topics:

VENUE:  Ramada Inn Xenia. 300 Xenia Towne Sq, Xenia, OH

June 2016 - Heat Related Illnesses/Summer Heat Safety (presented by Bill Mangas, Trauma & EMS Outreach Manager for Kettering Health Network)



BWC Safety Talking Points


Click here to see the BWC's FREE classes that they offer!

BWC New Safety Intervention Fact Sheet

Prospective Billing Overview for Private Employers








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