“Croghan Bank Board member Mike Allen (l.) receives an Ohio BWC Special Safety Award recognizing Croghan Colonial Bank for working over 2,225,000 lost-time incident-free hours between 8/11/2006 and 12/31/13 from Safety Council President Matt Rogish.”
Safety Council President Michelle Bishop, KF Construction & Excavating, and Tom Gehr, Ohio BWC, hold "Big Check" representing $125,434.24 total of rebates on workers' comp insurance premiums earned by Sandusky County Safety Council members for FY13.
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Above and Beyond Awards - 2013
Click Here to Read About "A Billion Back" to Ohio Employers - it is an important announcement by the Ohio BWC and Governor Kasich:
Our mission is to prevent and mitigate personal injury to employees and economic losses to member businesses and the community that arise from preventable health and safety incidents.
We seek to accomplish our mission by providing a forum to:
We coordinate monthly programs for our members and the community throughout Sandusky County. Our monthly meetings are advertised through e-mail, the Chamber Newsletter and the local news media. Members are sent an e-mail reminder 2 weeks before each meeting.
Dues & Membership Information
Membership requirements are:
2. Members eligible for a 2% BWC workers comp insurance rebate* must attend at least 10 meetings Membership is by company and not by individual name. This allows the company to send an alternate in case the person who usually goes cannot attend. *Note: Please see attached “FY14 Safety Council Discount Program Eligibility Requirements” document for new guidelines.
Primary Membership dues are $190.00 per year for one person to attend. A $20.00 reduction in Primary Member dues is offered to members of the Chamber of Commerce of Sandusky County. If a company wishes to send more than one person to each meeting, Secondary Memberships are available at an investment of $110.00 per year for each additional membership from the same company. Invoices for dues will be mailed to member companies on July 1 each year.
Meetings are generally held on the fourth Wednesday of each month, with the exception of November and December, when they are held on the third Wednesday. Meetings are typically luncheon meetings at Elmwood HealthCare Center at the Springs, SR19, Green Springs, but a few are breakfast meetings held at Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed on SR590, Gibsonburg. A program about safety is presented at each meeting following a short business meeting. Time is provided before and after the program to network with other safety representatives.
A typical meeting schedule is as follows:
11:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. Registration/Networking/Lunch
Lunch is included in the cost of membership; if a member brings a guest from their company who is not a member, the guest must pay for their lunch. There is no charge for guests who are prospective members.
For further information contact Jim Miranda, Safety Council Manager, at 419-332-1591, or firstname.lastname@example.org