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Wednesday, September 28 2016 @ 07:54 AM EDT

Greene County Safety Council










The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is accepting applications from Ohio employers for the 2017 Safety Innovation Awards. Innovations must demonstrate reduction in safety or ergonomic risk factors, or occupational health exposures.  

Cash awards up to $6,000. Apply by September 30, 2016.

Eligibility requirements and application instructions are available at Click on Safety Services, then Safety Innovation Awards.


Click here for the BWC Division of Safety & Hygiene courses scheduled
June 2016 thru July 2017 at the Dayton Service Office.
BWC classroom courses also qualify for safety council rebate external training credit.

Implementing a Safety Training Plan
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 FY16-17


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 2016-17 fiscal year we must  process your enrollment no later than July 31, 2016.  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, October 5, 2016, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. :

RSVP no later than September 28th, the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

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

Drugs In the Workplace

Presenter - Dr. Dennis Mann


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

RSVP no later than August 31st, the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

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

Personal and Professional Safety

Learn good safety skills from a safety and law enforcement expert.

Presenter - Michael L. Hild Sr.

Our presenter, Michael L. Hild Sr., is Commander of the Greene County Criminal Justice Academy where he oversees Basic Peace Officer Training. This training once completed allows graduates to work at City, County, Township, Village, hospital and other police agencies throughout the state of Ohio.



November 2016 - ALICE/First Responders Expectations
December 2016 - Electrical Safety
January 2017 - Construction Safety
February 2017 - Air & Noise Pollution in the Workplace
March 2017 - Handling Stress in the Workplace
April 2017 - What Safety Ought to Be / Building a Safety Culture
May 2017 - Workplace Injuries
June 2017 - Mental Health in the Workplace


BWC Safety Talking Points


BWC New Safety Intervention Fact Sheet

Prospective Billing Overview for Private Employers








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