Application Period has closed.

May 1, 2022 to August 1, 2022 at 8:00 am


Beacon’s 30th Anniversary Safety Grant Program
will recognize Rhode Island businesses for their interest in improving the safety of their workplaces for their employees. We’re awarding up to $30,000 in safety grants to Beacon Mutual policyholders in celebration of Beacon’s 30th Anniversary. Recipients will be awarded up to $3,000 for the purchase of approved safety education, equipment, or programming to help reduce workplace injuries and illnesses. 

Grant applications will be carefully reviewed by a committee of workers’ compensation safety experts who will select recipients based on the quality of the submission, and greatest potential to prevent injuries and improve the overall safety culture for their employees

Download the Safety Grant Application Guide for additional information and examples of qualified and unqualified grant items. 

Eligibility:

  1. Applicant must be a current Beacon Mutual policyholder in good standing AND be domiciled in the State of Rhode Island.
  2. A fully-completed grant application must be submitted online by 8 a.m. on August 1, 2022.
  3. Implementation of the agreed upon purchases must be completed and purchase receipt(s) from the agreed upon purchases must be submitted to safety@beaconmutual.com within one year from the date when the grant recipient is notified of grant approval.
  4. Successful grantees may be audited by Beacon Mutual’s Loss Prevention & Safety team to ensure implementation of the agreed upon expenditures.
  5. Successful grantees will work closely and cooperatively with Beacon Mutual’s Loss Prevention & Safety team to ensure the best desired outcome.

Application Process:

The online application process requires policyholders to include basic information about their company, type of industry, the company location (worksite must be in Rhode Island), and 500-1,000 word summaries of how the funds will be used to improve the safety, security, and the wellbeing of their workplaces. Note: Only one person per company may apply and will be the single point of contact.

You will need to have the following ready for your application:

  • The number of full-time, part-time, and temporary employees at your company. 
  • A list of the items or programs you plan to purchase with the grant funds and estimated costs (including tax and shipping). 
  • Responses to the following questions:
    • How will your company use the safety grant funds?  (1000 character limit)
    • Who will be implementing your safety project? (500 character limit)
    • How will this safety project benefit your company’s overall safety environment? (500 character limit)
    • How will you measure the success of this project? (500 character limit)
  • We will notify applicants by email of acceptance or denial by September 7, 2022.  
  • Recipients will receive the grant funds by check within one month of your acceptance.
THE APPLICATION PERIOD HAS CLOSED – 8:00 AM – 8/1/2022

APPLICATION NO LONGER AVAILABLE