Employers sing praises of safety council rebates

By Michelle Francisco, BWC Safety Council Program Manager It pays to be an active member of your local safety council – literally. Employers who are part of BWC’s Safety Council Rebate Program can earn up to a 4-percent annual rebate on their workers’ compensation premium by fulfilling certain attendance and performance goals. For the fiscal … Continue reading Employers sing praises of safety council rebates

Safety rocks and rolls at Cleveland-area safety council’s CEO event

By Michelle Francisco, BWC Safety Council Program Manager Given the recent success of the Cavaliers and the Indians, Cleveland is suddenly known for its professional sports teams. But at the recent Cleveland Southwest Safety Council (CSSC) CEO event, Harley-Davidson motorcycles – and rock music – took center stage. More than 180 CSSC members and their … Continue reading Safety rocks and rolls at Cleveland-area safety council’s CEO event

Safety Council of the Year Awards: Stark County takes top award

By Michelle Gatchell, BWC Communications and Michelle Francisco, BWC Safety Council Program Manager On May 2, BWC held the annual Safety Council Leaders Conference in Columbus. Every safety council in the state was represented at the meeting, where ideas about program management, speakers, topics and how to reach more employers were shared. Managing a safety council … Continue reading Safety Council of the Year Awards: Stark County takes top award