Knox County Safety Council News

Updated on Friday, September 4th, 2020 @ 9:51am

Sponsor a Meeting and Highlight YOUR Business

Become A Partner in Safety Awareness! Sponsor a monthly module and highlight your business. Forms can be found under our Form Tab  

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Upcoming September Webinars

Upcoming September Webinars!  Temporary Workers- Health and Safety Issues for Staffing Companies, Safely Manage Contractors in YOUR Facility, Avoiding Hazard Communication Program Mistakes, What's Wrong with that? A Look at Real Fire Hazards!, Heat stress??  Cold Stress?? You've got to love Ohio, right?  Check out the schedule!

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Ohio EPA Compliance Assistance Conference 2020! Sept. 21 - Oct. 8, 2020

There's no need to travel - sit back, relax and enjoy a front row seat while we bring the experts to you.  

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Safely Manage Contractors in YOUR facility webinar (replay) Tues. September 8, 2020 11:00am-noon

BWC is hosting a replay of the Safely Manage Contractors in YOUR Facility webinar on Tuesday, September 8 (11 a.m. to 12 pm). The webinar covers considerations for hiring a contractor during the various phases of the contractor selection, management, and evaluation process to aid in safety risk reduction.   

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Free Live Webinar! 9/10/20 PERRP Focus Four Inspections

This webinar will provide you the how, when, and where these unannounced inspections wil take place.  

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FY20 Safety Council Rebate Program in the midst of COVID-19

Dear Safety Council Rebate Program Participants,   We thank you for your patience as we’ve determined how to proceed with the FY20 Safety Council Rebate Program in the midst of COVID-19.   As you know, we directed safety council sponsors to cancel March, April, and May safety council meetings in light of public health concerns. And today’s announcement will eliminate the need for sponsors to host a June meeting. As a result of these cancellations, we realize it is...

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$2 Million Safety Grant for Trenching and Excavating

BWC recently launched a new $2 million safety grant program to assist employers in purchasing equipment to protect their workers while working in trenching and excavating situations. BWC’s Trench Safety Grant Program provides 4-to-1 matching funds, up to $12,000, to Ohio private and public employers covered by the State Insurance Fund who wish to purchase equipment to substantially reduce or eliminate injuries and illnesses associated with trenching and excavation. The grant funds...

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Learn How to Save 26% in Rebates

Destination: Excellence Seminars This FREE seminar covers the details of Destination: Excellence, including the benefits, eligibility requirements, implementation and financial incentives for enrollment. Come learn about the valuable complimentary services and resources we offer that help you make your workplace safer and help you reduce your workers' compensation costs.  Learn more...

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 Our Monthly Meeting


  Wednesday, Sept.16, 2020

      Accident Analysis

Laura Smith- BWC, Industrial Safety Specialist

Ben Moore- BWC, Ergonomist, Division of Safety & Hygiene

         Zoom meeting starts

               at 8:00am

For Zoom meeting ID, members please refer to your email or contact the Chamber office.




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