BWC Seeks to Increase Safety Grants to $70 Million

The BWC has announced it wants to increase funding for its Safety Grants program for employers by $30 million over 2020 and 2021, bringing the total to $70 million. The grants — worth as much as $40,000 per employer — provide funds for training, wellness programs, and equipment intended to reduce the risk of workplace injuries and illness.

The application deadline for safety grants awarded this fiscal year is March 31. Applications for FY2021 grants will be accepted starting July 1. 2/3/2020