Workplace Fires: Can your business fully recover?
In 2013-2014, there were 22,000 fires, 1,803 non-fatal casualties and 17 fatalities in non-domestic buildings. If a fire happened, would your business ever fully recover? 
  • 15 December 2015
  • Author: Ascent Admin
  • Number of views: 733
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How do you help workers cope after they witness a serious accident?

What would you do if a worker gets injured on your jobsite? The typical steps followed are medical help is called, the jobsite is shut down for a time, and then OSHA inspectors or safety professionals arrive to investigate the root cause of the accident.

  • 9 December 2015
  • Author: Ascent Admin
  • Number of views: 1360
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OSHA Penalties set to increase for first time in 25 years

These increases will go into effect sometime within the next nine months and will mark the first time in 25 years that OSHA has increased its penalty limits.

  • 10 November 2015
  • Author: Ascent Admin
  • Number of views: 469
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Ashley Furniture cited again for on-the-job machine hazards
OSHA proposes $431K in fines for safety hazards at Whitehall, Wisconsin, facility
  • 19 October 2015
  • Author: Ascent Admin
  • Number of views: 684
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18th construction worker dies in New York from avoidable trench collapse

Man Buried in ‘Completely Avoidable’ Fatal Accident. Carlos Moncayo was the 18th construction worker to die on the job this year in New York City.


  • 9 October 2015
  • Author: Ascent Admin
  • Number of views: 1747
  • Comments: 3
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