Bureau of Workers Compensation

The EPC sponsors a BWC Group Rating Pool for Workers Compensation. Public School districts are eligible to join the Pool if they are credit rated. Districts which are penalty rated are welcome to take advantage of our group fee for administrator services with Hunter Consulting.

Workers Compensation TPA - Hunter Consulting
Ohio Bureau of Workers Comp - Ohio Bureau of Workers Comp

Policy Activity Rebate - Posted 02/07/19

School Safety and Security Grant - News Release - Posted 02/07/19

School Safety and Security Grant Program - Posted 02/07/19

Group Rating Safety Accountability Letter - Posted 01/16/2019

Keeping Your Employees Automatically Safe - Posted 11/21/2017

Reviewing the Nine Key Safety Program Parameters
- Posted 10/26/2017

BWC Ergonomic Resource Guides for Various Industries - Posted 3/16/15

BWC's 2015 Safety Congress & Expo - Posted 1/28/15

OSHA Announces Major Changes In Injury & Illness Reporting & Recording Requirements - Posted 9/30/14

OSHA Record Keeping Fact Sheet - Posted 9/30/14

Ohio BWC - Another Billion Back - Posted 8/22/2014

BWC Safety Talks - Resource page designed for safety leaders to help them increase safety awareness and improve performance in their organizations.  You can download and print different safety talks on a variety of topics to present at your next safety/staff meeting.  


 Interested in Contacting Hunter Consulting? - Information Flyer, AC-3 Form

EPC/Hunter Consulting 
Safety Training Meetings

The Southwestern Ohio Educational Purchasing Council (EPC) and Hunter Consulting Group are sponsoring Safety Program Development Training Seminars for all School Administrators of SWOEPC Group Members.  The following safety training topics to be discussed: Basic Safety Planning; Near-Miss Reporting and Safety Committees.  This training offered is to help group members meet their annual requirements towards safety training hours.  The following training is developed for School Administrators.

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10 Step Business Safety Plan

Step 1Visible, Active Senior Management Leadership

Step 2Employee Involvement and Recognition

Step 3Medical Treatment and Return to Work Practices

Step 4Communication

Step 5Timely Notification of Claims

Step 6Safety and Health Process Coordination and Employer Education

Step 7Written Orientation & Training Plan

Step 8Written and Communicated Safe Work Practices

Step 9 - A Written Safety & Health Policy Statement

Step 10 - Recordkeeping & Data Analysis


Safety Articles 




BWC Safety Seminars




BWC - Dozens of of training courses are available through BWC's Division of Safety & Hygiene. These courses are offered at the training center in Pickerington at the Ohio Center for Occupational Safety and Health (OCOSH) and at branch sites and BWC service offices across the state, including Toledo, Cincinnati, Canton, Cambridge, Portsmouth, Youngstown and Cleveland. Employers may enroll any number of employees at no additional cost. To enroll or learn more about the courses available, visit the BWC Learning Center at www.bwclearningcenter.com