September 2018 safety grant recipients

Ashland County

Cowen Truck Line Inc.
$17,044.28 to purchase thirty truck cables of various sizes with adjusters, two parts carts, and one parts washing system. The purchases will improve the truck maintenance process while reducing the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back, and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress and manual materials handling. Cowen Truck Line Inc. is an over-the-road truckload carrier operating in 48 states.

Carroll County 

Carroll County Commissioners
$4,982.81 to purchase one ground level power washer and resin bags to reduce the risk of injury to upper and lower extremities related to slips, trips, and falls, and pushing/pulling.  The Carroll County Commissioners hold title to county property and provide maintenance.

Clermont County

Monroe Township
$40,000 to purchase one power cot, one power load, and one chest compression to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs.  The Monroe Township Fire Department provides emergency medical service and fire protection to residents and business owners in Monroe Township.  The department responds to approximately 1,805 calls per year.

Cuyahoga County

Harrington Electric Co.
$40,000.00 to purchase fifteen wide utility carts, ten narrow utility carts, five locable storage carts, five cordless hole punchers, four jack lifters, four crimp tools with die, a two-core drill with control box and vacuum, one material lift and one die kit and case. The purchases will reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back, and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, vibration and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the electrical installation processes.  Harrington Electric Co. is a commercial electrical contractor.

Fairfield County

SRI Ohio Inc.
$40,000 to purchase two double scissor lift tables with remote control pack to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force, awkward postures and contact stress.  SRI Ohio Inc. decorates different types of glass products by way of powder coating, acid etching, shrink sleeve, labeling and screen printing.

Franklin County

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream LLC
$19,542.57 to purchase one portable lifter, two self-leveling pallet carousels with handles, one scissor lift table and one pneumatic scissor lift table to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force and awkward postures. Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream LLC produces ice cream flavorings for Producer Partners. 

Fulton County

BW Grinding Co
$27,750.14 to purchase one indoor/outdoor scissor lift to reduce the risk of injury to upper and lower extremities related to slips, trips, and falls from heights, awkward postures and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the maintenance process.  BW Grinding Co. is an iron foundry that produces molds weighing 10 to 4,000 pounds.

Geauga County 

Door Works & Construction Company Inc.
$28,928.73 to purchase one scissor lift and one ladder rack to reduce the risk of injury to wrists, shoulders, necks, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress and manual materials handling.  Door Works & Construction Company Inc. installs and services residential and commercial garage doors.

 Hamilton County 

Spring Grove Funeral Homes Inc.
$17,377.92 to purchase one stationary lift and accessories, one operating table and one scissor lift table to reduce the risk of injury to wrists, arms, shoulders, necks, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling.  Spring Grove Funeral Homes Inc. is a full-service funeral home that has served the Cincinnati area since 1953.

 Henry County 

Napoleon Area City School District
$2,712.74 to purchase two hydraulic scissor carts to reduce the risk of injury to hands, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back, and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the materials handling process.  The Napoleon Area City School District offers education to students in grades preschool through 12th grade.

Holmes County

Guggisberg Cheese Inc.
$8,362.50 to purchase one fall protection system with two retractable lanyards to reduce the risk of injury to upper and lower extremities related to slips, trips and falls from heights.  The intervention will improve the process of testing liquids in the tankers. Guggisberg Cheese Inc. manufactures swiss cheeses for retail and wholesale customers.

Jefferson County

Dillonvale Emergency Medical Svc
$40,000 to purchase one power cot, one power load and one rescue chair to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force, awkward postures, push/pull and manual materials handling.  Dillonvale Emergency Medical Services runs an average of 240-300 calls per year. The department covers 42 square miles and provides EMS coverage to Village of Dillonvale, Warren Township, Mt pleasant Township and Smithfield Township.

Knox County 

FT Precision Inc.
$22,807.50 to purchase two industrial ergonomic articulating arms to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, vibration, push/pull and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the furnace cleaning process.  FT Precision Inc. specializes in the production of engine rocker arm assemblies.

Logan County 

Thomas & Marker Construction Company
$40,000 to purchase one ride-on concrete placement screed to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, wrists, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force, awkward postures, vibration, push/pull and manual materials handling.  Thomas & Marker Construction Co is a full-service construction firm that serves both the public and private clients.

Lorain County

Avon Local School District
$11,812.50 to purchase one scissor lift to reduce the risk of injury to upper and lower extremities related to slips, trips and falls. Avon Local School District is a public school system that provides education to students Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade.

Griffith Foods International Inc. dba Griffith Laboratories
$27,965.43 to purchase one hyra-lift, and one rollstock and material handling system to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress and push/pull.  he intervention will improve the materials handling and mixing processes. Griffith Foods International Inc. is a liquid manufacturing plant that specializes in the production of sauces, gravies, and soups.

Miami County

Bethel Township
$40,000 to purchase one power cot, one power load and one chest compression to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to hand force, contact stress, awkward postures, push/pull and manual materials handling. The Bethel Township Fire Department provides emergency medical services and fire protection for the unincorporated areas of Bethel Township in Miami County.  The department also provides mutual aid to surrounding agencies

Tipp City
$35,348.07 to purchase one power cot and one power load to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back, and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the patient transport process.  Tipp City EMS provides emergency medical services to a 36-square mile area with approximately 18,000 residents.

Noble County

Magnum Magnetics Corporation
$22,961.25 to purchase one material lift system and one movable platform to reduce the risk of injury to wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force, awkward postures, push pull and manual materials handling. Magnum Magnetics Corporation is a flexible magnetic sheet or extrusion manufacturer.

Portage County

Crestwood Schools
$32,696.25 to purchase one bus washing system to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, vibration and push/pull.  The intervention will improve the vehicle maintenance process. Crestwood Schools is a public- school district offering education to students in grades preschool to 12th grade.

Richland County 

Meade Construction Inc
$37,657.06 to purchase one scissor lift, one auto leveling outriggers, one flashing light, one generator and one cold weather start package to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, wrists, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress and manual materials handling.  Meade Construction Inc is a commercial roofing contractor that provides installation, service and repair of specialized roof systems.

Ross County

First Capital Enterprises Inc.
$17,058.50 to purchase 20 ergonomic workbenches and two bariatric changing tables to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force and awkward postures.  The intervention will improve the product assembly process.  First Capital Enterprises Inc. provides vocational, habilitative and community integration support to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Sandusky County

Reino Linen Service Inc.
$17,843.25 to purchase one high speed cart dumper to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, push/pull and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the laundering process.  Reino Linen Service Inc. is a healthcare linen provider.

Scioto County

Tri State Interiors LTD dba Tri State Interior Finishes LLC
$4,530.32 to purchase two all-surface floor machines and two industrial dust vacuums to reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, arms, elbows, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling. The intervention will improve the process of preparing floors for new materials installation. Tri State Interiors LTD specializes in residential and commercial demolition and installation of flooring.

Stark County

AK Fabrication Inc.
$40,000 to purchase one welding filtration system to reduce the risk of exposure to respirable metal fumes and particulates. The intervention will improve the welding process.  AK Fabrication Inc. specializes in the fabrication and manufacturing of metal products.

Summit County

Akron Energy System LLC
$19,983.60 to purchase one scissor lift to reduce the risk of injury to wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress and manual materials handling.  Akron Energy System LLC produces and provides steam, hot and chilled water to customers in the Akron area.

Trumbull County

City of Cortland
$6,916.81 to purchase one power cot with accessories and one power load system to reduce the risk of injury to hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling. The intervention will improve the patient transport process. The City of Cortland Fire Department provides fire protection and emergency medical services to approximately 8,000 residents.

Tuscarawas County

Progressive Morning Care LLC
$17,966.83 to purchase 26 patient slings of various sizes and uses, three full body patient lifts, two electric sit-to-stand lifts with scales, and one bariatric patient lift. The purchases will reduce the risk of injury to fingers, hands, wrists, elbows, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetitive motion, hand force, awkward postures, contact stress, push/pull and manual materials handling.  The intervention will improve the patient transfer process.  Progressive Morning Care LLC is a 95-bed skilled and intermediate nursing facility. 

Rich Industries Inc.
$5,876.59 to purchase one auto hole punch machine to reduce the risk of injury to wrists, arms, shoulders, neck, back and legs related to repetition, hand force and awkward postures.  Rich Industries Inc. is a manufacturing company that produces containment units, suits, bags and sleeves that are used in the nuclear industries.

Williams County 

Woolace Electric Company
$7,018.58 to purchase five silica control vacuum systems to reduce the risk of injury to the respiratory system related to silica exposure and fatigue. Woolace Electric Corporation is a licensed electrical contractor that performs electrical installation, and service and repair activities for residential, agricultural, industrial and commercial customers.

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