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October Toolbox Talk : Exit Route Requirements Including Decorations
and Storage

Friday, October 1, 2021

One of the easiest ways to help ensure safety in the workplace and at home is to keep all walkways and emergency exits clear and free of obstructions. Unfortunately, it is not hard to find catastrophic examples with loss of life due to blocked emergency exits. It is not uncommon to find emergency exits either locked or blocked from the outside during safety inspections. Even holiday decorations have been found to block or hide emergency exits.


Read the October 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

September Toolbox Talk : Importance of Hand Washing to Reduce Disease Transmission in the Office

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Growing up, we were constantly reminded by our parents to wash our hands. Yes, your mom wanted to make sure your hands looked clean, but she also wanted you healthy. One of the best ways to stop the transmission of germs and viruses is to wash your hands properly. Unfortunately, many diseases are transmitted through contact with contaminated surfaces and objects.


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August Toolbox Talk : The Importance of Proper Footwear

Monday, August 9, 2021

Many slips, trips, and falls result from a combination of risk factors, including footwear worn at the time of the accident. Sometimes the walking-working surfaces are at fault, but footwear plays an integral part in walking and standing. Proper footwear also plays an essential role in foot health and the health of the body overall.
Read the August 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

Safety Officer Network Meetings Planned for August & September 2021

Monday, August 9, 2021

Safety Officer Network Meetings are designed to assist you with improving your knowledge, skills, and abilities while connecting you to other safety personnel in and around your area.  — Read More

July Toolbox Talk : Eyewash Stations and First Aid Kits: Inspections and Placement

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Proper location and maintenance of eyewash stations can save an employee’s eyesight in the case of chemical exposure. The duration of contact and the chemical determines the severity of damage done to the eye. The quicker the chemical can be removed or diluted, the less damage that will occur. If the eyewash station is not functioning correctly or not easily accessible, blindness may be the outcome.
Read the July 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

June Toolbox Talk: Flammable Storage at Home

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Most of us would be surprised by the amount of flammable material found in most homes, and most of these materials are usually not stored as outlined on the labels.
Read the June 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

May Toolbox Talk : The Proper Use and Care of Hand Tools

Tuesday, May11, 2021

There’s an old saying that has been attributed to many people from Mark Twain to Abraham Maslow that goes, “When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” There’s an old saying that has been attributed to many people from Mark Twain to Abraham Maslow that goes, “When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.”
Read the May 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

April Toolbox Talk : Flammable Storage at Work

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Flammable materials have been around before Greek fire was invented in the 7th Century by the Byzantine
Greeks. Like in modern days, these ancient flammable chemicals had to be stored in specific ways to keep
these volatile chemicals from activating before use or during transportation.
Read the April 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

February Toolbox Talk : At Home Safety, Common Injuries That Will Keep You from The Office

Friday, February 5, 2021

Home is one of the most dangerous environments when it comes to preventable accidents.
Read the February 2021 Toolbox Talk COVWC and MCI

January Toolbox Talk : Near Miss

Monday, January 25, 2021

What is a near miss?

Read the November 2020 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC & MCI

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

November 2020 Innovator Newsletter

MC Innovations Now Certified as a Local Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (LDBE) with the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (Airports Authority)

Monday, November 9, 2020

MC Innovations is pleased to announce that the organization has been approved by Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority as a Local Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (LDBE). — Read More

New Network Medical Provider Search Tool

Monday, July 6, 2020

MC Innovations is excited to announce that effective July 6, 2020 we are launching a new network medical provider search tool. — Read More

MC Innovations honored with new certifications

Thursday, May 14, 2020

MC Innovations is pleased to announce that 2020 has seen our certifications grow, adding three additional certifications — Read More

Read the May 2020 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

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Read the February 2020 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Read the February 2020 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI — Read More

Safety Officer Network Meetings Planned for March & April 2020

Friday, December 20, 2019

Safety Officer Network Meetings are designed to assist you with improving your knowledge, skills, and abilities while connecting you to other safety personnel in and around your area.  — Read More

See the New Guide on How to Develop a Panel of Physicians

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

We have recently heard from several agencies who have had difficulty forming panels of physicians from the program’s PPO network. Because of this, we wanted to share a guide to help. — Read More

Read the August 2019 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Monday, August 19, 2019

Read the August 2019 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI — Read More

Safety Officer Network Meetings Planned for August & October 2019

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Safety Officer Network Meetings are designed to assist you with improving your knowledge, skills, and abilities while connecting you to other safety personnel in and around your area.  — Read More

New ACH/ Direct Deposit Payment Enrollment for Service Providers

Sunday, June 30, 2019

MC Innovations contracts with York Risk Services Group (fka CareWorks) to provide medical bill review services to the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Human Resource Management State Employee Workers’ Compensation Services (DHRM).  — Read More

Read the May 2019 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Monday, May 27, 2019

Read the May 2019 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI — Read More

Read the February 2019 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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New and improved VLW-Employer Accident Report Portal

Friday, January 11, 2019

You asked, we listened!  WCS and MCI are pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved VLW-Employer Accident Report Portal planned to go live on Thursday, January 10th.  — Read More

Safety Officer Network Meetings Planned for March 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

These meetings will include activities such as “What Would You Do?”  scenarios that will help you to apply safety concepts in real life situations.  — Read More

Read the November 2018 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Read the November 2018 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI. — Read More

Read the July 2018 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Read the July 2018 INNOVATOR newsletter from COVWC and MCI. — Read More

Safety Officer Network Meetings Planned for October

Monday, September 10, 2018

These meetings will include case studies and scenarios that will help you to apply safety concepts in real life situations. — Read More


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