The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Board of Directors will host a public forum Thursday, Dec. 3 in Youngstown for area business owners, medical providers, stakeholders, injured workers and other interested parties.


Members of the board will conduct a roundtable discussion about BWC and how policy decisions are made by the Board of Directors through their committee structure. This is also an opportunity for the directors to learn which issues are most important to stakeholders in the area, and the suggestions they may have for improvement.

WHAT: BWC Board of Directors public forum

WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 at 9 a.m.

WHERE: BWC Youngstown Service Office, 242 Federal Plaza, W., Suite 200, Youngstown, OH 44503-1206

Directions and a map to the service office are available at

BWC is governed by an independent Board of Directors appointed by the Governor.  The 11 members serve staggered three year terms, and by statute represent large and small business, labor, injured workers, the public and investment, auditing and actuarial expertise.