Renewed January 25, 2008; two year term
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.
- 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,
Implementation Team Members.
Safety Council of Northwest Ohio
Dennis McMickens, President & CEO
Robert Momany, Vice President of Programs & Services
Jule Hovi, Area Director
Charles Shelton, Compliance Assistance Specialist
Implementation Team Meetings
- April 9, 2009 Meeting, Safety Council Office
- October 6, 2009 Meeting, Safety Council Office
Activities and Products
December 29, 2008 – December 30, 2009
- Training and Education
- March 2009, AD spoke to the Safety Council’s Certified Occupational
Safety Specialist (COSS) Class
- June 2009, AD spoke to the COSS Class
- September 2009, office spoke at the Construction Breakfast to the Safety
Council’s construction members regarding the “Focus Four” hazards
- October 2009, office assisted with the NFPA 70E presentation at the
Council’s Construction Breakfast
- November 2009, AD spoke to the COSS Class
- Outreach and Communication
- February 2009, AD gave the Annual OSHA Update presentation to members of
the Safety Council.
- Promoting the National Dialogue on Safety and Health
- February 2009, AD and Lathrop/Turner Superintendent spoke at the
Construction Breakfast to the Safety Council’s construction members
regarding the benefits of partnering with OSHA, and about the success of the
Lucas County OH Multi Purpose Arena OSHA/Lathrop Partnership
- October 2009, office spoke to the Safety Council membership regarding
H1N1 concerns, precautions and guidelines
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
In January 2010, it will be time to renew the Alliance. We are in the process of
arranging convenient times to meet and discuss possible modifications to the
alliance so we can continue to support each others occupational safety and
health goals and objectives. We hope to continue supporting the Council’s COSS
class and their OSHA 30 hour classes, when requested. 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.