OSHA Guidance on Returning to Work

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)has developed the following guidance to assist employers andworkers in safely returning to work and reopening businessesdeemed by local authorities as “non-essential businesses” duringthe evolving Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.Employers can use this guidance to develop policies andprocedures to ensure the safety and health of their employees. Click here […]

BWC’s Trench Safety Grant Program

BWC recently launched a new $2 million safety grant program to assist employers in purchasing equipment to protect their workers while working in trenching and excavating situations. BWC’s Trench Safety Grant Program provides 4-to-1 matching funds, up to $12,000, to Ohio private and public employers covered by the State Insurance Fund who wish to purchase equipment to […]

Public Notice: Proposed Rulemaking Governing Disadvantaged Community Loan Rules of the Ohio Administrative Code

February 6, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Division of Drinking and Ground Waters (DDAGW) has drafted minor revisions to Disadvantaged Community Loan rules in Chapter 3745- 88 of the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC). The draft amendments are a result of the five-year rule review requirements of Section 106.03 of […]