Knox County Safety Council News

Updated on Friday, February 5th, 2016 @ 11:42am

February 17, 2016 7:30 am - Glenn A Gallagher Center

Knox County Prosecutor Chip McConville will be guest speaker. Meeting sponsor will be the Laurels of Mount Vernon Chip McConville took office as Knox County's 47th Prosecuting Attorney on July 22, 2014. He was appointed to succeed John Thatcher, who became judge of the Mount Vernon Municipal Court. From January of 2013 to July of 2014, McConville served as Law Director for the City of Mount Vernon, representing the city in civil litigation, advising city officials on legal issues, and...

Read More »

Registration Open Ohio Safety Congress & Expo March 9-11

This year’s featured keynote presenters are: Steve Buehrer, BWC Administrator/CEO; L. Casey Chosewood, Director, Office for Total Worker Health, NIOSH; Mark Kowaleski, Chief, Safety and Health Division, NASA. Click here to learn more about the many benefits of attendance and to register. Drive your organization to SAVINGS and SAFETY at OSC16!

Read More »

More Employers Use Workplace Wellness Programs to Reward Healthy Behavior

As employers pursue effective workplace wellness programs, their embrace of results-based financial incentives and other emerging health management strategies is likely to broaden this year. Twenty-three percent of large employers polled in a survey released in December by Mercer L.L.C. said their wellness programs include incentives tied to an employee's achieving — or at least demonstrating progress toward — a certain health status or biometric reading, up from 20% in 2013. Read...

Read More »

Sponsor a Meeting!

Support Safety in the Workplace - Sponsor the Knox County Safety Council

We are always looking for local businesses to sponsor monthly meetings.  The cost is $200 per month.  The benefits include: Advertisement on our Website for one monthAdvertisement on newsletters and emails related to Safety Council for that month3-5 minutes to talk to the entire safety council about your business Please email programs@knoxchamber.com for more info!

Read More »

Knox County Safety Council receives Honorable Mention

The Knox County Safety Council received recognition from the Ohio BWC for the 2013 Safety Council of the Year awards.   Click here for press release.

Read More »

A message from Governor Kasich & BWC Administrator Buehrer

  https://www.ohiobwc.com/videos/safety/SafetyCouncil_0613.wmv.zip To download the file: Click on the link above; When the File Download box opens, click Save; Choose a save location on your computer; Once the file is downloaded, click Open to open/view saved folder; Double click SafetyCouncil_0613.wmv to view video.

Read More »


February 17, 2016

7:30 am - Glenn A Gallagher Center


Chip McConville, Knox County Prosecutor- The intersection of Criminal Law and Employment Law


Module Sponsor

The Laurels of Mount Vernon

Meeting RSVP