December 20, 2005
The Safety Council of Northwest Ohio Alliance utilizes collective expertise to
help foster a culture of prevention while sharing best practices and technical
knowledge. Goals of the Alliance include:
Training and Education
Outreach and Communication
- Develop training and education programs on injury/accident prevention;
implementation of safety and health management systems; incident/accident
investigation & analysis; safety, health & environmental
auditing/inspections/evaluations; job safety analysis; regulatory compliance
management; process safety management; safety performance management;
transportation safety management; safety and evacuation plans; hazard
recognition, evaluation, analysis & control; ergonomics; emergency
preparedness; first aid; Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR); Automated
External Defibrillator (AED); workplace violence; avoidance and reduction of
traffic collisions; and safety/prevention issues targeted for employer and
- Deliver or arrange for the delivery of safety awareness, prevention,
management, and compliance courses.
- Develop workplace safety and health curricula.
- Increase awareness of available OSHA and SCNWO resources.
Implementation Team Members.
- Develop and disseminate information at conferences, events, or through
print and electronic media, including links from OSHA’s and SCNWO’s Web sites.
- Speak, exhibit, or appear at conferences, local meetings, or other events.
- Safety Council placed a direct link to OSHA’s website on their web page, www.scnwo.com.
Safety Council of Northwest Ohio
Dennis McMickens, President & CEO
Robert Momany, Vice President of Programs & Services
Jule Hovi, Area Director
Implementation Team Meetings
- April 19, 2007 Meeting, Safety Council Office, Northwood, OH
- July 25, 2007 Meeting, Safety Council Office, Northwood, OH
- November 2, 2007 Meeting, Safety Council Office, Northwood, OH
Activities and Products
December 28, 2006 – December 28, 2007
- Training and Education
- August 2007, OSHA used Council’s training center for our Regional
Documentation Training; Toledo, Lansing, and Regional Staff attended
o October 2007, AD spoke to Safety Council’s Certified Occupational Safety
Specialist (COSS) Class
- Outreach and Communication
- January 2007, AD gave the Annual OSHA Update presentation to members of
the Safety Council.
- Promoting the National Dialogue on Safety and Health
- May 2007, as part of a National Alliance with Alec Aerial Lift Corp.,
the Safety Council hosted an aerial lift training session for all four Ohio
OSHA offices; Altec used the Council’s training rooms and their parking lot
for hands-on aerial lift training for our compliance staff
None to report.
- The OSHA/Safety Council of Northwest Ohio Alliance provided an opportunity
to increase the safety and health knowledge of safety council members in
Northwest Ohio. OSHA personnel provide current occupational safety and health
information to the Council who in turn distribute to their membership either via
email or newsletter venues.
Type of Activity (Conference, Training, Print and Electronic Distribution,
Number of Individuals Reached or Trained
Annual OSHA Update
- Open Communication continues between the Safety Council of Northwest Ohio
and the Toledo OSHA office.
- Upcoming Milestones
The Toledo office will continue to support the Safety Council’s COSS class and
their OSHA 30 hour classes. The Area Director will continue to provide an annual
OSHA Update to members of the Safety Council, and will continue to sit on the
Safety Council’s Board of Directors. The Safety Council will continue to include
safety and health highlights and information in their monthly newsletter which
goes out to 1,000+ members and will continue to distribute OSHA information via
their membership email distribution list..
Report Prepared by: Jule Hovi
For more information, contact the Office of Outreach Services and Alliances at
202-693-2340 or go to OSHA.