Mid-Ohio Valley Safety Council

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.

MOVSC Prayer for Safety and Protection

2017 Safety Council Member Award Winners

2017 Safety Council Member Award Winners

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

Joan Zoller
Trademark Solutions

Immediate Past President
Joe Wesel
American Producers

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.

Board Advisors

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