June 27, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Early and Often Silica Testing Could Have Changed Carl’s Life

Spend less than a minute with Carl and you can immediately see his pride and joy comes from Charlie, his varsity baseball playing grandson.  Carl recites batting averages and game stats as though he were the one playing in the game. Unfortunately, Carl has to watch the games not from the stands, but from videos Read More »

June 11, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

How to Deliver the Perfect Toolbox Talk

Are you delivering your toolbox talks with an impact, or is your tone causing them to tune out? To encourage your employees to actively listen and respond to safety measures, you’ve got to bring out a new role in your leadership position: that of motivational speaker! Here’s how to deliver the perfect toolbox talk so Read More »

June 5, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Your Employee Was Just Bitten By A Snake. Now What?

Did you know that over 8,000 people every year are bitten by snakes in the United States? The unfortunate truth is, outdoor workers pose an even greater risk for snake bites. The risk isn’t limited to venomous bites either–serious workplace injury can result from a seemingly ‘harmless’, non-venom bite which may cause an allergic reaction Read More »

June 1, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

We’ll See You at the ASSE Conference, June 3-6th!

  What if you had an immediate solution for every employee health problem you’re faced with? Visit your friendly Axiom team members at the ASSE Conference June 3-6th in San Antonio, TX and we’ll show you how! Value is packed into this three day conference for every employer and safety professional. Here’s some take-aways: Connect Read More »

May 30, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Keep It Clean: 3 Housekeeping Techniques That Prevent Employee Injury

  These days, no one is safe from injury. In today’s busy, growing ‘to-do list’ world, workplace injury continues to cost billions of dollars per year to employers, and millions of dollars in lost wages for employees. We’re breaking down injury prevention so that employers (and their employees) stay safer at work by doing some Read More »

May 25, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Can Pre-Employment Exams Save Lives? As a Nurse, I Say Yes!

Earlier in my career working in an emergency department, I learned to expect the unexpected.  In fact, I thrived in chaos and welcomed the opportunity to be a part of a team that helped save the lives of those in need.  But when it comes to occupational health, the focus lies in prevention; preventing unnecessary Read More »

May 23, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

3 Ways to Help Employees Protect Themselves Against Silica

Supporting your employee’s ongoing health and wellness has been shown to lead to greater employee job satisfaction and productivity. What better way to accomplish this than helping them to minimize their exposure to Silica, and support a healthy team of employees for the long haul? Smaller than a grain of sand you’ll find at the Read More »

May 18, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Expand Your World at SHRM 2018 with Axiom June 17-20, 2018

If you’re looking to solidify your reputation as an HR Rockstar, the SHRM18 Annual Conference and Exposition is the place you need to be! Equal parts educational and engaging, you will leave informed, inspired and equipped with practical, ready-to-implement solutions to solve your organizations greatest challenges. 5 Reasons You Can’t Miss It Hear from the Read More »

April 29, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Silica Tesing Compliance – No Time to Waste

Who is at Risk? Any employee who is exposed to respirable crystalline silica is at risk.  OSHA defines respirable crystalline silica as very small particles at least 100 times smaller than ordinary sand you might find on beaches and playgrounds, created when cutting, sawing, grinding, drilling, and crushing stone, rock, concrete, brick, block, and mortar. Activities such Read More »

April 29, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Silica Testing Compliance – No Time to Waste!

With over 2.3 million U.S. employees being exposed to silica in the workplace, you may be asking yourself three basic questions: Who is at Risk? Any employee who is exposed to respirable crystalline silica is at risk.  OSHA defines respirable crystalline silica as very small particles at least 100 times smaller than ordinary sand you might find Read More »