The Ross County Safety Council, a managed program of the chamber, provides their members with the opportunity to earn worker’s compensation discounts in addition to a forum to examine and resolve occupation safety and health issues. We strive to bring you the experts who can provide the information to make your workplace safer.

Monthly meetings and interactive workshops provide an opportunity to learn from the experts about health and safety issues facing businesses today. In addition, the Council is affiliated with the Bureau of Worker’s Compensation (BWC) Division of Safety and Hygiene, and has access to their safety resources.

We invite you to explore the Ross County Safety Council. Membership is free and is open to all companies, corporations, and individual employers in Ross, Pike, and Jackson counties. If you have topics you would like addressed, please contact Phillip King at 740.702.2722. Take advantage of this opportunity to network with and learn from experienced safety professionals.

The Ross County Safety Council’s mission is to be an effective safety resource for the employers of Ross, Pike, and Jackson counties. We will accomplish this mission by providing the latest safety & health information through experienced professionals, conducting interactive workshops, and drawing on the experiences and best management practices of member employers.

2019-2020 Program Schedule

Schedule – 

** Added Date: Our 2020 OSHA-10 Hour training will take place on Tuesday, May 19th, and Wednesday, May 20th. This isn’t a regularily scheduled Ross County Safety Council meeting, but does count as an external training credit if your company is in need of attendance credits.
August 15th – Outdoor Hazards
September 12th – Aging Workforce
October 10th – Fire Retardant Clothing
November 14th – Lung Cancer
December 12th – A New Leash on Life
January 9, 2020 – Suicide Prevention
February 13, 2020 – Heart Attacks in the Workplace
**Date Change** March 19, 2020 – Chemical Safety
April 9, 2020 – Awards Banquet
April 16th, 2020 – CEO Breakfast
May 14, 2020 – Electrical Safety
**Date Added** May 19-20, 2020 – OSHA 10 Hour Safety Course
June 11, 2020 – Safety Jeopardy

All meetings are held at the PACCAR Medical Education Center, 446 Hospital Rd. Chillicothe on the second Thursday of each month August through June, except where noted. Cost is $10 per person. Lunch is served at 11:30 and the speaker begins at noon. ALL attendees must register.

Pre-paid meal tickets available or pay cash at the door. Call Phillip at 740.702.2722 for information.

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