Greene County Safety Council

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Next Meeting is August 4, 2021 

Presentation Title: Verbal De-escalation

Presentation Description: 
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July 2021  Heat Stress
Anshiya Ramanitharan MD, MS - 
Central State University Extension 
June 2021 Sourcing Diversity, Reducing Turnover, and Supporting Success   
Josh Welhener & Christian Bennet - GCBDD/Greene Inc.
May 2021 “Ultraviolet Radiation – Exposure and Protection”
               Craig Smith, Industrial Safety Consultant - BWC 
Apr 2021 What is a Forklift?  
                    Stan Wilson, Safety Program Consultant for Greene County - See PowerPoint Here
Mar 2021 Business and Personal Safety During a Civil Disturbance
                    Sgt. Lon Etchison of the Xenia Police Department - See Handout Here
Feb 2021 Management of Workplace Stress in Unprecedented Times
                    Lorey Simons, MS, LPCC Owner: Simons Counseling Services, Ltd
Jan 2021 Emergency Preparedness What Is It?
                    Stan Wilson, Safety Program Consultant, Greene County Dept. of Risk Management

BWC is hosting a number of occupational safety and health webinars and virtual classes in May including:

National Fall Protection Stand-Down Event
Fall Protection Equipment Misuse: Don’t Fall For It! (May 3)

Weekly Webinars –presented live with BWC discount program & continuing education credits
o Prevent Falls in All Industries (May 4)
o Special Two-Hour Event – Conducting Safety Inspections in the Workplace (May 11)
o Is Fatigue Affecting Your Safety Program? (May 23)

Virtual classes
o Accident Analysis Half-day Workshop (May 4)
o Lockout/Tagout and Safety-related Work Practices (May 5)
o Confined Space Assessment and Work (May 11-12)
o Safety Series Workshop Module 3: Hazard Communication and Personal Protective Equipment Basics (May 13)
o Violence in the Workplace (May 18)
o Work Zone Traffic Control and Safety (May 19)
o Safety Series Workshop Module 2: Ergonomics, Accident Analysis, and Hazard Assessment Basics (May 20)
o Machine Guarding Basics (May 26)

Online E-Courses
Bloodborne Pathogens, Developing a Safety Culture, OSHA Recordkeeping 101 and others

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BWC's November 2020 Safety Update

Safety Article - Implementing a Culture Based Safety Program
Safety Article - Dealing with Employees Safety Behavior Problems

Safety Article - Identifying Occurrence Events

Join the Greene County Safety Council!
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.  Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 937-372-3591 for more info.

Greene County Safety Council Annual Membership Fees

1-25   employees   FREE
26-99   employees  $50.00 (FREE for 2020-21 Year)
100-199   employees  $100.00 (FREE for 2020-21 Year)
200+   employees  $150.00 (FREE for 2020-21 Year)


Future Meeting Topics: 
Mental Health In the Workplace   
Violence Prevention/De-Escalation
Forklift Safety
Weather Safety
Fire Extinguisher Safety - Alan

The BWC's Safety Services catalog is now available!

SafetyServicesCatalog 2020 21 GRAPHICClick here or the image to download the catalog



Emergency Preparedness, what is it?

Return on Investment... It Pays To Belong

When a business invests in the Xenia Area Chamber, it forms a partnership with over 400 other investors that leverage time, money, and other assets to create stronger individual businesses and a stronger community.