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Welcome to our website!

September 16, 2019

We want to invite you to take a look around at our new website. We at Ascent Risk Management Group have a lot to offer those in our community. Take a few minutes to look around our site, read about us, look at our

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SAFESTAFF Receives WBENC Certification

August 20, 2020

SAFESTAFF, a staffing service specializing in the safety industry, is honored to announce it has received the prestigious National Women’s Business Enterprise Certification from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The WBENC certification for women-owned business...

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COVID-19 from an OSHA Perspective

March 17, 2020

We're all feeling uncertainty right now. We've had a few consistent safety questions from our clients and want to address them.    What should be done from an OSHA perspective? Are you able to assist with the Center

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Crystalline Silica Standards

September 23, 2019  |  Regulations, Safety, Silica

How has the Respirable Crystalline Silica standard impacted your organization?  On August 15, 2019 OSHA published a Request for Information concerning the effectiveness of engineering and workplace control methods not

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What to Know About FMLA During the Coronavirus Pandemic

June 17, 2021

The Family and Medical Leave Act, commonly known as FMLA, isn't anything new. It was passed in 1993 to protect the jobs of workers who needed to take time off because of a serious health concern, the birth or adoption

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The Importance of Modified Duty in Workers’ Compensation Cases

June 10, 2021

The benefits of using modified duty where allowed are many – both for the company and the injured worker. It has been proven that injured workers who return to work on modified duty tend to heal 30% faster than

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Initial unemployment claims stay low in Ohio, under 14,000 reported last week

June 3, 2021

Ohio residents filed fewer than 14,000 initial unemployment claims statewide last week, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) reports. Click Here to

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