Go green discount.
The administrator may offer a discount to
employers electing to use the bureau's website,
http://www.ohiobwc.com, to conduct
their business with the bureau.
To receive the go green discount, an
employer must engage in each of the following transactions using
determined by the bureau:
Pay premiums for the current
period no later than their due date, and
File first reports of injury.
If the bureau expands online
account management and communications capabilities through its website,
employers who participate in the go green discount program will be required,
within a reasonable amount of time, to engage in any additional transactions
offered by the bureau online to continue receiving the go green discount.
The bureau shall maintain a
list of transactions that must be completed through its website for an employer
to receive the discount provide in this rule on
To receive the go green discount under
this rule, the employer must meet the following criteria:
The employer must be current with respect
to all payments due the bureau, as defined in paragraph (A)(3) of rule
4123-17-14 of the Administrative
The employer must be
current on the payment schedule of any part-pay agreement into which it has
entered for payment of premiums or assessment obligations.
The employer must not have cumulative
lapses in workers' compensation coverage in excess of forty days within the
prior twelve months.
The following employers shall not be
eligible for the go green discount:
Employers paying the minimum administrative charge for the
applicable payroll reporting period as set forth in rule
4123-17-26 of the Administrative
participating in the early payment discount program set forth in rule
4123-17-18.1 of the
participating in the fifty-fifty program set forth in rule
4123-17-14.2 of the
Self-insuring employers providing compensation
and benefits pursuant to section
4123.35 of the Revised Code.
discount shall be the
in the appendix to rule
4123-17-75 of the Administrative
Code times the employer's blended premium costs in the applicable payroll
to any limits set forth in such appendix.
Authority: 4121.12 ,
Amplifies: 4121.12 ,
Effective Dates: 7/1/12