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
Cascade, Cashmere, Entiat, Lake Chelan, Manson, Stehekin, Wenatchee
Bridgeport, Eastmont, Mansfield, Orondo, Palisades, Waterville
Coulee-Hartline, Ephrata, Grand Coulee Dam, Moses Lake, Quincy, Soap Lake, Warden, Wilson Creek
Brewster, Methow, Nespelem, Okanogan, Omak, Oroville, Pateros, Tonasket
SafeSchools Online Safety Training
SafeSchools is an online safety training and tracking system designed specifically for school employees. With courses that address Environmental, Behavioral, Health, School Safety, Human Resources, and Transportation issues, SafeSchools delivers all of the essential training you need for each employee in your district. The cost of this program is picked up by our North Central Washington Workers’ Compensation Trust for districts in our Educational Service District! Clock Hours can be provided by bundling courses.
If you are interested in having different options for required annual training and refresher trainings, please contact Suzanne at 509-667-7100 or Flor Lopez at 509-667-7110.
Safety Matters are informational newsletters used to remind employees of different safety items through out the year. These newsletters are great tools for supervisors to use during staff meetings to make sure everyone is working safely.
Our Workers’ Compensation and Staff Safety Staff
Suzanne ReisterExecutive Director, Human Resources
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Flor LopezHR Program Support Assistant
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Jenny LagadinosLoss Control Specialist
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Paul HarrisonLoss Control Specialist
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Latest Program News
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