Greene County Safety Council

Featured Event

Upcoming Schedule:

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.

GCSC Weather Policy:  The GCSC will not meet if Xenia Community Schools are closed. If Xenia Community Schools are delayed but open, we will meet at the usual time.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM - CLICK HERE
Venue: Herman Menapace Auditorium, Greene Memorial Hospital, 1141 N Monroe Dr., Xenia, OH 45385

"Stop the Bleeding": Training Civilians in Bleeding Control Principles
This program includes presentation and skill stations (direct pressure, wound packing, use of tourniquets or shirts) to practice and learner will receive an official Bcon Certificate of Completion.
Presenter -
KNatalie A. Sherry MSN, RN, CPAN
Trauma Program Manager/Registrar for Greene Memorial Hospital

 

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
If you are NOT a member of the GCSC, or if you wish to bring additional guests, you are able to attend by registering in advance. The cost is $12.00 for a full breakfast and YOU MUST BE REGISTERED BY JUNE 1, 2018. The breakfast starts at 7:30am, the program will start promptly at 8:00am and will adjourn at 9:00am. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Venue: Ramada Inn Xenia, 300 Xenia Towne Sq, Xenia, OH

"Yes...No...Maybe" - Workplace Decisions & Actions to Prepare for Ohio's Medical Marijuana Law
(Sponsored by Mental Health & Recovery Board of Clark, Greene, Madison Counties)
Presenter -
Karen Pierce, Managing Director of Working Partners®
Karen will lead a forum for employers facing a September 8th deadline for Ohio's medical marijuana law to become fully operational. In this session Working Partners® will discuss the law through a business lens, share protections the law affords employers, pose realistic scenarios for practical understanding, and offer a roadmap to begin navigating these decisions and actions.

 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Venue: Ramada Inn Xenia, 300 Xenia Towne Sq, Xenia, OH

Driver Safety
Presenter - Sergeant Rodney D. Murphy, Ohio State Highway Patrol
Sergeant Murphy is currently assigned to the Xenia Highway Patrol Post with over 19 years of service. Served at the Wilmington Post, Circleville Post, Training Academy, West Jefferson Post, and the Xenia Post. He resides in Fayette County with his wife of 22 years and 2 children.

 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.

NEW OSHA FALL PROTECTION REGULATIONS: NOW WHAT?
(CLICK HERE FOR THE PRESENTATION)

 

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BWC Division of Safety & Hygiene courses scheduled for June 2017 - July 2018
Click here for the latest OBWC Safety Updates

The Greene County Safety Council (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. Our members saved $48,919.33 in the fiscal year 2015-2016 by being a member of our Safety Council!

Greene County Safety Council Annual Membership Fees

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 2018-19 fiscal year (July 1, 2018 thru June 30, 2019) we must process your enrollment no later than July 31, 2018. It is possible to earn an additional 2% Performance Bonus by meeting certain requirements as well. Please click here to download these requirements and our membership application.

Future Meeting Topics
Fleet Safety/Maintenance (Citran Occupational Health)
Dangers of Horseplay
New Silica Standards
Food Safety/Healthy Eating
Information Security
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Ergonomics
General Electrical Safety
Safety for Newer/Seasonal Workers
Heat Stress
Trenching & Shoring
Confined Spaces

The BWC's Safety Services catalog is now available!

Click here or the image to download the catalogSafety Catalog 2017 18

Click here to order copies of the catalog

 

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