April 2017 Article Archives
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)
Names 37 National CotYTM Winners
[Dayton, Ohio, April 13, 2017]— The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) announced the National CotY (Contractor of the Year)TM Winners in the 2017 competition, of which one (1) are members of the Miami Valley Chapter based in Dayton area.
Contractors from seven regions around the country vie for CotY Awards on an annual basis. Earlier this year, NARI named 172 Regional CotYTM winners with 27 team members who advanced as finalists to the national level. NARI announced a National winner in each of the 37 categories at its Evening of ExcellenceSM reception, held recently in Scottsdale, Arizona. The competition received nearly 400 entries, which totaled over $103 million worth of remodeling projects.Read More >>
RE: Group-Rating Safety Accountability
Each year Ohio employers have the opportunity to participate in BWC’s Group-Experience-Rating Program or Group-Retrospective-Rating Program. While these programs are not required, they do provide you with an opportunity to significantly reduce your workers’ compensation premiums, while increasing your awareness of safety and risk-management strategies.
Workplace safety is an important component of these programs. To succeed in accident prevention, we encourage you to use the many resources available to you. We believe a group-rating program is a partnership that includes you and your employees, your sponsoring organization or third-party administrator (TPA) and BWC. Each has specific roles and responsibilities, all designed to assist in preventing workplace accidents. This letter outlines the safety services expectations you should have as an employer enrolled in a group-rating program.Read More >>