July 21, 2020 - Jason McElweenie

Press Release: Tomball ISD Partners with Axiom Medical to Provide Enhanced Healthcare Support for District Staff

Axiom Medical and Tomball ISD join together to support the needs of District staff members during the COVID-19 crisis.   TOMBALL — Tomball ISD has announced it will partner with Axiom Medical, a leading occupational health services and incident case management provider, to help support district staff during the COVID-19 crisis. Many safety protocols and guidelines Read More »

June 30, 2020 - Jason McElweenie

Press Release: Axiom Medical and Athena-Security Co-Market Tools To Help Organizations Manage a Healthy Workplace

PRESS RELEASE HOUSTON (June 30, 2020) — Axiom Medical, a longtime leader in occupational health services for employers, and Athena Security, the leading touch-free Elevated Temperature Detection System, have joined forces to co-market tools and services to manage a healthy workplace for clients, their employees and customers as the Coronavirus outbreak continues to challenge everyday Read More »

May 8, 2020 - Holly Foxworth

Tyson Foods Partners with Axiom Medical to Provide Enhanced Healthcare Support for Team Members

PRESS RELEASE SPRINGDALE, ARK. – May 8, 2020 – Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) announced today that it has partnered with Axiom Medical, a leading occupational health services and incident case management provider, to help support team members during the COVID-19 crisis. Tyson Foods has already put in place a host of safeguards and guidelines Read More »

January 3, 2020 - Holly Foxworth

OSHA Inspections: What to Expect

It goes without saying, the last event you want to be faced with is an OSHA inspection!  But for most, half the battle is knowing what to expect.  And you have to be ready! Thankfully, OSHA has released a new five-minute video, detailing its general inspection process and reasons for inspections. The video describes what Read More »

October 25, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

New OSHA Protocols for Respirator Fit Testing

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a final rule that provides employers with two new fit testing protocols for ensuring that employees’ respirators fit properly. New Protocols The new protocols include: The modified ambient aerosol condensation nuclei counter (CNC) quantitative fit testing protocol for full-facepiece and half-mask elastomeric respirators. The Read More »

August 30, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

Amputation Injuries Rising – Know Your Role

While the subject may be uncomfortable to discuss, simply stated, amputation injuries are on the rise.  An amputation is a life-changing event and, in many cases, it can lead to significant lifestyle changes for the employee.  It is estimated that one out of every 200 individuals in the United States has had an amputation of Read More »

August 23, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

Is More Legislation Needed to Protect Workers Against Heat Stress?

Given that heat stress killed 783 workers and caused serious injuries to 69,374 others between 1992 and 2016, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, lawmakers appear to be taking a closer look at OSHA regulations. A new bill in the House of Representatives would require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to establish federal Read More »

August 16, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

Carbon Monoxide – What You Need to Know

Detecting invisible workplace risks is always a challenge. One such hidden hazard is carbon monoxide, a colorless and odorless gas. When inhaled, CO displaces oxygen in the blood – depriving the heart, brain, and other vital organs. Exposure to CO can quickly lead to loss of consciousness, suffocation or death – large amounts of the Read More »

August 2, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

How Are You Preparing for OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week?

Get excited!  OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week is August 12-18, 2019! Safe + Sound Week is a nationwide event held each August that recognizes the successes of workplace health and safety programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep America’s workers safe. Why Participate? Successful safety and health programs can proactively identify and manage Read More »

June 28, 2019 - Holly Foxworth

OSHA Issues Heat Illness Prevention Reminders

OSHA is reminding all employers to protect their outdoor workers from heat illness as temperatures continue to rise. In addition to responding to workplace accidents and complaints of hazards, OSHA investigators conduct high heat inspections at outdoor worksites to ensure compliance with heat illness prevention regulation and other workplace safety and health requirements. Employers with Read More »