About the Mid-Ohio Valley Safety Council
The Mid-Ohio Valley Safety Council is a program of the Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce, co-sponsored by The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Division of Safety & Hygiene.
Click here to read the Safety Accountability Letter.
It takes concern and dedication to instill an awareness of worker safety. The MOV Safety Council strives to provide increased safety awareness through the combined efforts of companies and the community at large.
Safety Council Goals:
- To provide a forum for businesses and industries interested in occupational safety and health.
- To examine and resolve potential and existing safety and health problems.
- To Inform participants of new safety and health techniques, products and services and to provide a thorough knowledge of these services.
- To encourage safety programs through a Safety Campaign.
Membership to Safety Council is open to representatives of business and industry in the Mid-Ohio Valley interested in developing increased safety awareness. The annual membership fee is $50 per company.
Luncheons are held with presentations on a wide variety of safety subjects as requested by the membership. Safety Council meets monthly, usually on the third Wednesday of each month.
For upcoming meeting dates, topics and speakers check out the Chamber calendar.
For more information about Safety Council and how to join please contact Candi Heiss or Carrie Ankrom, at the Chamber office: 740-373-5176.
Click here to see a list of classes offered by the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation.
Click here to apply for the 2018 Safety Training Grant.
Click here to glance at the 2018/19 rebate eligibility and meeting attendance. (Updated on March 20, 2019).
2018-2019 Board of Directors
Immediate Past President
Christy Chavez, Condevco
Steve Cunningham, Solvay Specialty Polymers
Laurene Huffman, Malta Dynamics
Jim Bolinger, Magnum Magnetics
Tony Huffman, Washington County Career Center
Alicia Longfellow, The Continuous Gutter Pro
David Miller, Globe Metalurgical
Tina Nolen, Marietta Ocupational Health Partners
Carmen Shafer, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Ted Szabo, Pawnee, Inc.
Cindy Bennett, Retired
Gary O’Brien, O’Brien’s Safety Services
Dave Fleming, Greenleaf Landscapes
Barbara Dempsey, Marietta Occupational Health Partners
Ken Strahler, Ken Strahler Masonry
Jeff Ghindea, Ohio BWC Board Representative
Carrie Ankrom, MOVSC Co-Manager
Candi Heiss, MOVSC Co-Manager