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Comprehensive Excavation & Construction Services to Complete the Job

John Eramo & Sons is a 3rd generation, family-owned and operated excavation & site development contractor. With safety, timeliness and complete customer satisfaction at the helm of our operation, we have proudly stood atop the industry in Central Ohio, excelling in earthmoving, underground utility construction, demolition services and a number of other fields.

Field Topic:

Natural Gas & Carbon Monoxide Safety

Learn about natural gas and carbon monoxide safety, locating lines prior to excavation, the properties of natural gas and propane, and indications of a gas leak. There will be demonstrations!

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P: (614) 813-8153
E: rmberendtr@nisource.com

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Rose M. Berendt
Columbia Gas

Rose Berendt has been in the natural gas industry for 35 years with Columbia Gas. She is a subject matter expert regarding Field Service, National Fuel Gas Code application and Emergency Response. Rose has developed and led training for trade schools, contractors, local schools and fire departments on ICS, Fire Safety Training and Emergency Response.

Office Topic:

The 411 on Transitional Work

When you hear transitional work, what do you think it means?

Return to work programs, using a health care provider to assist your injured worker with returning to work, or the grant that the Ohio BWC offers? We’ll discuss what transitional work really means for you.

Heather Wendell
Onsite Therapy Resources

Heather Wendell is president and physical therapist for Onsite Therapy Resources, LLC which she established in July 2009. She provides Onsite Therapy and Transitional Work Services in central Ohio and the surrounding areas. She also performs functional capacity evaluations, job analyses and ergonomics assessments. Heather works with several local companies on an ongoing weekly basis to provide wellness and preventative services.
She has 30 years of orthopedic experience, 28 years of industrial rehabilitation experience (transitional work, functional capacity evaluations, job analyses, ergonomic assessments, on-site therapy, work conditioning, work hardening, and pain management) and six years of transitional work development.
Heather received a Bachelor of Science from The Ohio State University in 1992 and has been an Accredited Transitional Work Developer since 2001.