The Axcet Blog

Axcet Helps Client Terminate a Dishonest Employee

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One of Axcet HR Solutions’ newest clients signed on with us to save money on health benefits. But one week after onboarding, the small business got a lot more than it bargained for – and Axcet came to the rescue.

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When Winter Storms Strike: Can Employers Require Attendance During Inclement Weather?


The first official day of winter isn’t until December 21st, but weather conditions in the Kansas City area indicate the season is here. Whether we were prepared or not, blizzard conditions impacted the metro with record snowfall, strong winds and...

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How to Prepare Your Business for Winter Weather

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The calendar may indicate it’s still fall, but the cold temperatures and fresh snowfall covering the ground across the Kansas City metro tells us Old Man Winter has decided to arrive early. While it may be all fun and games for children who dream...

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10 Best Practices for Workers’ Compensation Claim Management


Whether you are the Head of School for a private school, or a doctor who has opened up your own practice, managing risk in the workplace is a must and should start well before an injury occurs. According to OSHA, workplace injuries and illnesses...

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When Disaster Strikes: 8 Steps to Prepare Your Business

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In April 2017, Christopher Watkins and Tonya Gonzalez-Suarez were in their first morning on the job at a St. Louis company when a boiler exploded at a nearby business. The explosion launched the boiler through the roof and across the street,...

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Axcet HR Solutions Completes OSHA’s VPP Star Site Recertification

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When it comes to safety, there’s no greater honor than OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) Star recognition. According to OSHA, the Star recognition is “for employers and employees who demonstrate exemplary achievement in the prevention...

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Tips for a Safe and Happy Fourth of July Holiday


Nothing says summer and Independence Day like American flags, fireworks, boating and some tasty Kansas City barbecue! While the holiday week can be a fun time spent with friends and family, it is considered one of the most dangerous holidays in...

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Human Resources Disaster Preparedness: Is Your Workplace Ready?

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When you hear disaster preparedness, tornadoes, floods or fires may come to mind, but disasters come in many forms. It could be a chemical spill, a blackout or a workplace violence situation. One thing is certain, these events typically happen...

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Axcet HR Solutions Receives OSHA’s VPP Star of Excellence Award for Eighth Year

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Axcet HR Solutions was proud to receive, for the eighth time, OSHA’s “Star of Excellence” award at the 2018 Region VII Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) Midwest Safety and Health Conference and Expo. Steve Donovan...

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Ask the Expert: What to Report to OSHA

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Axcet HR Solutions Director of Risk Management Steve Donovan provides expert advice on what events employers are required to report to OSHA in our latest Q&A. Donovan has been with Axcet for over 20 years, is a Certified Risk Manager (CRM) and is...

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