Property & Casualty

Is Managing Risk Taking Too Much Time Away From Your Business?

Every day we ease the protection-related worries of public and private companies, financial institutions, and nonprofit and healthcare organizations across the country with our customer-first claims approach, financial strength, innovative products, loss-control expertise, and local presence. Our national network of underwriting, claims, and risk-control professionals tailor insurance coverage to help businesses of all kinds reduce risk and mitigate loss. In addition, we offer reliable advice on a variety of protection and hazard topics.


What We Offer

Risk Management

We’re a knowledgeable partner who can identify and implement strategies that increase profitability and strengthen your balance sheet.

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Loss Control &
Safety Services

We’ll help you seamlessly integrate the practice of risk management, risk control, and loss prevention in the foundation of your operations.

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Types Of P&C

Our comprehensive solutions in both qualified and non-qualified plans help your organization promote the financial well-being of your employees.

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Industry Expertise

We have deep expertise across a wide range of industries and close relationships with industry-specific carriers.

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Meet Some of Our Team Members

As your risk-management and loss-control experts, we have years of hands-on and technical experience in the field. We’ll work closely with you to gain an understanding of your risks and exposures and to provide a single point of contact to help you take full advantage of our products and services. Our experience and knowledge ensures you’ll have the most current industry data along with professional, reliable service.

Marco Figueroa

Senior Loss Control Consultant

Marco brings 20 years of experience in the Safety and Health/ Loss Control sector to Ascension. He has an extensive background as an agricultural specialist in the workers’ compensation field. He is bilingual and has worked in the agricultural industry throughout his career. Marco is currently involved with AgSafe Farm Labor Contractor Continuing Education as one of their instructors and presents at the annual AgSafe Conference. He is also part of the Central Valley Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers. He continues to work with all Ag-related operations, which include farm labor contractors, nurseries, and field and packing sheds. Marco earned a B.S. in Health Science/Occupational Safety and Health from California State University, Fresno.
0ffice: (559) 691-4189    Cell: (559) 451-6146

Terry Peagler

Loss Control Coordinator

Terry makes sure our clients receive the safety/loss control service they want by providing it personally or partnering with an insurance carrier loss control person. Services include training, OSHA, DOT, mock audits, negotiate OSHA fines, WC experience mod reviews and test mods, building valuations, etc. Terry is a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers. He has a certified safety professional designation from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, and an associate in risk management and associate in management from the Insurance Institute of America.
0ffice: (704) 688-1246    Cell: (704) 995-2988

Featured Blog Post

A Proactive Risk Approach Can Help Stem Injuries

Steven J. Billings, MBA, is a risk advisor in Ascension’s waste management practice. In this article, which he co-authored for Waste360 with George H. Lucas of Schul + Baker Partners, he discusses ways to increase safety in the waste and recycling industry.

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