Learning Center

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Staffing Your Safety Project Webinar

Tuesday, February 24th 10am EST

• Are you required to hire a safety professional

• General obligations of the employer under the OSH act

• What to look for in a safety professional

• Who to partner with (hint: US!)

• Financial sense of using a safety professional

• What to ask when interviewing the safety professional

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Schedule Safety Training:

Forklift, Aerial Lift, Fall Protection, OSHA 10 (General Ind. & Construction), Facility Evaluation, Trenching/Excavating, 

Ascent Safety Learning Center

Welcome to the Ascent Safety Learning Center! Our learning center features a variety of pre-recorded webinars, live-webinars, and live in-person training workshops. Whether you are satisfying a BWC requirement, furthering your safety education, or are in a new role handling safety – our training options are a great resource. For further information, or to schedule a training at your facility, please email info@ascentrmg.com or call 513.351.1222. 

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Roundtable Session #3 Fundamentals Of Risk

Thursday Jan. 14, 11a-12

Join us for a free interactive safety roundtable discussion. These sessions will continue monthly, giving those in the industry an open forum to discuss pertinent safety topics, challenges, solutions, etc. 

Fundamentals of Risk:

  • Risk identification & assessment
  • Risk decisions & acceptable risk

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COVID Claims Management and Considerations Webinar 

Thursday, March 2nd 10am EST

  • When is COVID-19 considered a compensable occupational disease in Ohio?
  • What are the elements of a compensable occupational disease for purposes of Ohio workers’ compensation?
  • What steps can an employer take to mitigate their risk of COVID-19 claims?
  • What are the potential defenses available if an employee files a workers’ compensation claim for COVID-19?
  • How have Ohio Courts treated claims involving airborne diseases previously?
  • What is the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation doing to assist Ohio employers with regard to COVID-19?

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Roundtable Session #3 Safety Awareness

Thursday Feb. 11, 11a-12

Join us for a free interactive safety roundtable discussion. These sessions will continue monthly, giving those in the industry an open forum to discuss pertinent safety topics, challenges, solutions, etc. 

Safety Awareness:

  • Attitudes & mental states that could lead to bad risk decisions
  • Distractions - internal & external 

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Reducing Risk Through the Hierarchy of Control - Tuesday, April 26, 2022. 10a-12p

This webinar focuses on methods and techniques which can be used to reduce risk in your facility through the following approach to hazard reduction:

• Elimination

• Substitution

• Engineering Controls

• Administrative

OSHA Inspections: What to Know - Tuesday, May 31, 2022. 10a-12p

 

If OSHA knocked on your company's door, would you be ready? Do you know what might put you at increased risk for an inspection? Do you know what to expect during an inspection? And after? Join us during this webinar to get answers to your questions on the OSHA inspection process.

  •   What goes on during inspection
  •   What OSHA inspectors look for
  •   What your rights are as an employer
  •   How to get fines reduced

 

Workplace Ergonomics - Tuesday, June 28, 2022. 10a-12p

This webinar focuses on methods and techniques which can be used to reduce the risk of ergonomic injury in your facility, we will review 

• Risk Factors 

• Signs and Symptoms of ergonomic injuries

• Assessment methods

• Risk Reduction methods (following the Hierarchy of Controls)