Greene County Safety Council

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.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.

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

Nutrition During the Holidays
Food Safety & Healthy Eating
Presenters - Jillian Drew and Richard Schairbaum
Jillian Drew is a Health Educator from Greene County Public Health. A 2015 graduate of Miami University, she holds a degree in Health Promotion. Jillian grew up in Yellow Springs and lives outside of town on a farm with her husband Brian and their puppy Eleanor.
Richard Schairbaum is the Public Health Sanitarian Program Manager for Greene County Public Health.  Educated at Wright State University, Mr. Schairbaum possesses a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Health, a Bachelor’s degree in Geology and a Master’s degree in Hydrogeology.

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.

 

LATEST SAFETY TIPS -

Safety Article - Good Time to Audit Your Safety Program
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+   employess  $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 2017-18 fiscal year (July 1, 2017 thru June 30, 2018) we must process your enrollment no later than July 31, 2017. 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

December 2017 - OSHA Required Safety Training
January 2018 - Repitative Injuries/Ergonomics
February 2018 - Safe Surfaces for Walking/Working
March 2018 - Street Smart
April 2018 - Medical Marijuana and the Workplace
May 2018 - Driver Safety
June 2018 - Fire Extinguisher Safety

 

 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

 

 

 

OSC18 Call for Presentations
Submit by July 31, 2017

Do you have knowledge to share that can keep workplaces safe and healthy? Are you good in front of a crowd?

If so, you could be a potential presenter for our Ohio Safety Congress & Expo 2018 (OSC18), the nation’s largest occupational-focused safety and health event. We’re now accepting presentation proposals for this multi-day event, scheduled for March 7 – 9, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio.

For more information and to submit a proposal, visit our call for presentations site. Want to get a glimpse of the event? Take a look back at our OSC17 Twitter recap.


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