Volume 20 / Issue 10 - October, 2015
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LCSC Program Committee Presents

Friday, October 16, 2015 Topic: Hearing Conservation & OSHA Hearing Conservation Program Speaker(s): Dr. Walter Vieweg, Certified Professional Supervisor-Audiometry, Lake Health Time: Registration 11:15 a.m. - Meeting & Program 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites LaMalfa Cost: $20 for LCSC Members, $25 for Non-Members Registration on line at www.councilnews.org RSVP Deadline Monday, October 12, 2015
Friday, November 20, 2015 Topic: Proper Lifting, Posture and Desk Ergonomics Speaker(s): Dr. Michael Diamond, Chirolife Time: Registration 11:15 a.m. - Meeting & Program 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites LaMalfa Cost: $20 for LCSC Members, $25 for Non-Members Registration on line at www.councilnews.org RSVP Deadline Monday, November 16, 2015

Hearing Conservation & OSHA Hearing Conservaton

The Lake County Safety Council is proud to present the October program -- Hearing Conservation & OSHA Hearing Conservation Programs -- on Friday, October 16.

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Walther Vieweg, DO, DPM, MA, Certified Professional Supervisor-Audiometry, Lake Health.

Vieweg is an occupational medicine physician who is board certified in family practice and hold various certifications in the field of occupational medicine.

His presentation will cover items including:

---preserving hearing to maintain quality of life

---the prevalence of occupational hearing loss

---how we hear -- a brief lesson in anatomy and physiology

---how noise damages the ear

---symptoms of hearing loss

---setting up a hearing conservation program

Vieweg's special medical interests are occupational surveillance and injuries, hearing conservation and workplace drug testing.

He is a certified medical review officer, a certified professional supervisor-audiometry and is certified by the national registry of certified medical examiners.

Vieweg also will discuss:

---the types of noise monitoring

---the types of hearing protection

---permissible exposure levels

---administrative and engineering noise control

---the definition of a standard threshold shift

---and OSHA recordability and recordkeeping

The meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites LaMalfa, with registration beginning at 11:15 a.m.

The cost of the event is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Reservations may be made online at the LCSC web site listed below.

The event is sponsored by:

---Lantern of Madison

---Lake Health

---HzW Environmental Consultants

Council Director Dawn Johnston Council Director Elect Position Open Council Secretary Sue Fuerst sfuerst@painesville.com (440) 392-2975 Past Director Mike Orlando morlando@aexcelcorp.com (440) 290-9785 Council Advisor Bob Siktberg bob_siktberg@lincolnelectric.com (216) 383-2141 Council Liaison Al DiFranco adifranco@mentorchamber.org (440) 255-1616 Steering Committee Lee Silvi lsilvi@lakelandcc.edu (440) 525-7252 Dan Nichols dnichols@sfielectrical.com (440) 259-2000 Chris Brill-Packard chris.brill-packard@lakehealth.org (440) 354-1933 Donna McCaskey dmccaskey@eagroupohio.com (440) 951-3514 Andrea Vann andrea@vlchapmanelectric.com (440) 354-2310 John Kloski jkloski@madisonfiredist.com (440) 428-6531 Sandra DiFranco sandra.difranco@redcross.org (216) 426-5080 Clifford Smith clifford.smith@altana.com (440) 954-7653 Gordon Levar gflevar@att.net (440) 479-1539 Council Assistant Mark Wainwright mwainwright@mentorchamber.org (440) 255-1616 Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Representative Joan McAllister Garfield Heights Office 216-538-9721 joan.m.1@bwc.state.oh.us Scott Turner Safety Consultant Specialist Division of Safety & Hygiene 216-469-6600 scott.t.1@bwc.state.oh.us Interested in joining our Steering Committee? Contact Mark Wainwright for more information.mwainwright@mentorchamber.org

2015 NE Ohio Safety Conference & Expo

The 2015 Northeast Ohio Safety Conference & Expo is scheduled for Friday, October 16.

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PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS THE SAME DAY AS THE REGULAR LCSC LUNCHEON MEETING.

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For more information, or to register, call Andrew Kelner at 440.576.5547 or Heidi Ferrario at 330.797.5506.

The conference partners are the Ohio BWC, Ashtabula County Safety Council, A-Tech and the Jefferson Area Local School District.

The conference is on Friday, October 16 at Jefferson High School. Registration is 7 to 8 a.m. and the conference runs from 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

The conference cost is $30 and includes breakfast and lunch.

Participants can earn activity credits for ISSP (Industry Specific Safety Programs) as well as BWC discount programs, education credits and HR Certification and Institute Recertification Credit hours.

There are 33 one- hour sessions, three (3) half-day sessions and two (2) all-day sessions.

Attendance - 09/18/15-Safety Culture

Action Door
Active Plumbing Supply
Advanced Controls, Inc.
Advocate for Independence
Aexcel Corporation
American Controls LLC
American Red Cross
AMG Resources Corporation
API Pattern Works, Inc.
Arcola Building Company Inc.
Around the Clock Home Care
Astro Manufacturing & Design
Avery Dennison - CFF
Avery Dennison - EFD
Brotzman's Nursery, Inc.
Champion Personnel System
Chemsultants International
City of Eastlake
City of Kirtland
City of Mentor-on-the-Lake
City of Painesville - Water Dept.
City of Painesville, Fire Department
City of Painesville, Water Department
City of Painesville, WPCP
Cometic Gasket, Inc.
Compass Group
Component Repair Technologies, Inc.
Concord Biosciences LLC
Concord Township
Contemporary Electric Inc.
Crossroads, LCACS
Crown Services, Inc.
CT Consultants
EA Group
ECKART America Corp.
EGC Enterprises, Inc.
Empro Job Network (Thomas Emp.)
ENPAC, LLC
Enterprise Welding & Fabricating
Environmental Conditioning Systems
Euclid Fish Company
Extrudex
Eye Lighting Intl, Inc.
Fredon Corporation
Fusion, Inc.
General Electric
Grand Rock
Hartman Personnel Services
Holden Arboretum
Home Care of Lake County
Homestead 1 (Saber-Health)
Homestead II (SaberHealth)
Hose Master LLC
Hynes Industries
HZW Environmental Consultants, LLC
Infinity Resources, Inc.
Just In Time Staffing
Kalcor Coatings Company
Kemper House Highland Heights
Kerr Lakeside, Inc.
Kirtland Country Club
Kirtland Local Schools
Kline Rostocil Construction Corp.
Klyn Nurseries, Inc.
Lake County Dept. of Utilities
Lake County Nursery
Lake Erie College
Lake Health
Lake Metroparks
Lakeland Community College
Laketran
Lantern of Madison
Levin Furniture
Libra
Life Safety Enterprises
Life Services
Lincoln Electric
Lintern Corporation
Madison Fire District
Madison Health Care
Madison Local Schools
Madison Township
Mapleview Country Villa
MatPlus
MC Sign Company
McNeil Industries
McPhillips Plumbing & HVAC Co.
Mentor Area Chamber of Commerce
Mentor Area Chamber of Commerce
Mentor Public Library
Mentor Public Schools
Mentor Television, Inc.
Metal Seal Precision
Metz Culinary Management
Midwest Materials
Millennium Control Systems
MJM Industries
Mold Masters Intl. LLC
MT Heat Treating
MUM Industries
North American Coating Laboratories
North Perry Village
Northcoast Inc. Recycling Specialists
Pace Engineering, Inc.
Painesville City Board of Education
Painesville Township
Parker Hannifin Corp.
Perfection Corporation
Permanent Solution Staffing
Perry Joint Fire District
Perry Township
Polychem Corporation
Preformed Line Products Company
R.T. & T Machining Inc.
Race Winning Brands
Ranpak Corp.
Regal Diamond Products Corp.
Roberts Roofing Company
Royal Plastics Inc.
Sheet Metal Products Co., Inc.
Stanley Steemer - Lazar Brothers
Star Precision Technologies
The Holden Arboretum
Tom Schaefer Plumbing, Inc.
Trailer Component Manufacturing
Tri County Ambulance Service
TT Electronics Integrated Mfg. Services
Universal Metal Products
USM Precision Products
V.L. Chapman Electric
Vector Technical
Village of Fairport Harbor
Village of Perry
Visiting Angels of Northeast Ohio
Volk Optical
Western Reserve Water Systems
Wickliffe Country Place
Willo Security
Willoughby Eastlake Library
Zagar, Inc.