May 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Presentation Description: Learn about the Public Employment Risk Reduction Programs’ scheduled inspections and the four high risk work activities that are asked about during these enforcement visits. Gain understanding about what to expect from a PERRP enforcement visit, employer rights and responsibilities and best practices for a safe workplace.

Presenter: Ryan Towns

Biography: Ryan Towns joined the BWC in January of 2016. Prior to joining the Bureau he has worked in county and city government assisting with regulatory compliance in the environmental, occupational and food safety fields. Within PERRP he promotes safe workplaces and the prevention of injuries and illnesses by raising awareness of occupational safety and health hazards as well as performing industrial hygiene duties and compliance investigations. Ryan is a Registered Sanitarian with the State of Ohio. He graduated from Ohio University in 2009 with a B.S. in Industrial Hygiene and a B.S. in Environmental Health.

Ryan Towns
Senior Compliance Safety and Health Officer
Ohio Public Employment Risk Reduction Program (PERRP)
Cell Phone: (419) 309-6603
E-mail: Ryan.T.2@bwc.state.oh.us