Developing Supervisor Safety Responsibilities

Developing Supervisor Safety Responsibilities

by Gary W. Hanson, President American Safety & Health Management Consultants, Inc. Supervisors play a key role in ensuring a safety program is effective.  Each supervisor should demonstrate the company's commitment to the safety program at all times.  This...

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Heat Stress and Illnesses

Heat Stress and Illnesses

We are well into the dog days of summer! Many of us may be thinking that fall (and cooler weather) are right  around the corner. However, it is important we stay mindful of the hazards from the heat during these last few  months. There are ways we can combat heat...

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Ohio Workers’ Comp & Experience Modification Rate

Ohio Workers’ Comp & Experience Modification Rate

Ohio is one of a handful of states that has a state administered workers’ compensation system. The  Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC), established in 1912, is the largest state-operated provider of  workers’ compensation insurance in the United States.  An...

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Prevent Heat Illness at Work

Prevent Heat Illness at Work

Outdoor and indoor heat exposure can be dangerous.  Nearly 3 out of 4 heat illness fatalities happen during the first week of work. New and returning  workers need to build tolerance to heat by taking frequent breaks and working shorter shifts in the  heat to start.  ...

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Safety Council enrollment deadline approaching

Safety Council enrollment deadline approaching

Thousands of Ohio employers benefit from the education, resource sharing and premium savings which result from actively participating in their local safety council monthly meetings.  BWC Safety Councils can help you: Learn techniques for increasing safety, health, and...

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Safety in the Office

Safety in the Office

The office setting sure has changed over the past few years.  Many of us are returning to the office full-time, others are working from home and some of us are working a hybrid schedule.  No matter what our work schedule is we need to stay diligent about the office...

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