Safety Services

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Crisis and Safety Cooperative

Combining  resources to form a school safety cooperative to better provide professionals to assist with planning, managing response, and recovering from unexpected emergency events which interrupt daily operations in school settings.

Crisis and Safety Cooperative Member School Districts

Chelan County
Cashmere
Douglas County
Bridgeport, Orondo, Palisades, Waterville
Grant County
Ephrata
Okanogan County
Nespelem, Okanogan, Oroville, Pateros, Grand Coulee Dam

Click to learn more of the services we offer: Crisis and Safety Cooperative Flyer

NCW Workers’ Compensation Pool

The NCESD administers the North Central Washington (NCW) Workers’ Compensation Pool, which promotes a safe and healthy work environment, safety programs and encourages return to work in the event of an injury. Claims for the pool are managed through Matrix Absence Management, TPA. The pool is responsible for monitoring medical cost, lost wages, and pension benefits. The NCW Workers’ Comp Pool goal is to promote a safe and healthy work environment.

NCW Workers’ Compensation Pool Member School Districts

Chelan County
Cascade, Cashmere, Entiat, Lake Chelan, Manson, Stehekin, Wenatchee
Douglas County
Bridgeport, Eastmont, Mansfield, Orondo, Palisades, Waterville
Grant County
Coulee-Hartline, Ephrata, Grand Coulee Dam, Moses Lake, Quincy, Soap Lake, Warden, Wilson Creek
Okanogan County
Brewster, Methow, Nespelem, Okanogan, Omak, Oroville, Pateros, Tonasket

Suzanne Reister, Executive Director, is the liaison between the districts, employees and the third party administrator.  Suzanne manages the pool and along with a team of Loss Control Specialist is responsible for a variety of risk management services to districts, specific district safety trainings, claims reviews and work place analysis, as well as a Hearing Conservation Program, DOSH Required Accident Prevention Programs, and SafeSchools training program.

Click to learn more of the services we offer: Worker’s Compensation Services We Provide


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Suzanne Reister, 509.667.7100 suzanner@ncesd.org or safety@ncesd.org.

Accident Prevention Plan

Coming soon.  Templates to update your APP (Accident Prevention Plan)

Crisis Management Links and Resources

Crisis and Safety Cooperative

Combining resources to form a school safety cooperative to better provide professionals to assist with planning, managing response, and recovering from unexpected emergency events which interrupt daily operations in school settings.

Crisis and Safety Cooperative Member School Districts

Chelan County
Cashmere
Douglas County
Bridgeport, Orondo, Palisades, Waterville
Grant County
Ephrata
Okanogan County
Nespelem, Okanogan, Oroville, Pateros, Grand Coulee Dam

SafeSchools On-line Safety Training

SafeSchools is an online safety training and tracking system designed specifically for school employees.  With courses that address Environmental, Behavioural, Health, School Safety, Human Resources, Special Education, and Transportation issues.

The cost of this program is picked up by our North Central Washington Workers’ Compensation Pool for districts on our Educational Service District.

Please click on the Required Training chart below for help with training for your district.

Required Training Chart

Any questions?  Contact Dina Elam dinae@ncesd.org

Safety Matters

Workers’ Comp. Safety Incentive

NCWWCP- SAFETY INCENTIVE PROGRAM 2020-2021

Flyer Coming Soon!  Please reach out to safety@ncesd.org.

Workers’ Comp Links and Resources

Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

Our Safety Services Staff


Suzanne Reister

Suzanne Reister

Executive Director
suzanner@ncesd.org
509-667-7100

Dina Elam

Dina Elam

Program Assistant
dinae@ncesd.org
509-667-7110

Paul Harrison

Paul Harrison

Loss Control Specialist
paulh@ncesd.org
509-667-7108

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