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Philip Bivens, CSP

Philip Bivens, CSP

Senior Risk Management Consultant

Philip joined ICW in July 2016 as a Sr. Risk Management Consultant and services Texas and Oklahoma. His experience includes both risk management and operational experience in infrastructure management, environmental services and manufacturing. He has a degree in Occupational Safety and Health and is a Certified Safety Professional.

Posts by Philip...

The Benefits of Stretching

July 21, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP No comments

Have you ever noticed that just before babies go to sleep, they often stretch? They do a full body—hands reaching as far as they can, toes pointed—all out stretch. Or perhaps you noticed that when animals get up they often stretch? Where did …  Read more …

Heat Safety: How to Prevent Heat Illness

April 27, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP No comments

It’s spring and the days are growing longer. Soon the temperatures will begin to reach dangerous levels in many parts of the country. Occupational heat exposure and prevention is a topic that should be given attention in many industries. Operations …  Read more …

OSHA’s New Recordkeeping Rule – Part 2

March 16, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP No comments

In January, I blogged about OSHA’s new recordingkeeping rule. Today, I’d like to expand on that blog. OSHA’s new rule does come with concerns from both employers and employees. The agency has taken steps to address these concerns before implementing the new …  Read more …

OSHA’s New Recordkeeping Rule Part 1

January 19, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP No comments

Did you know the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule that calls for some employers to electronically submit their injury and illness data?  The rule was created in efforts to   improve the safety of US workers …  Read more …

Risk Management Consulting: Making it Work for You

January 12, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP 1 comment

Operational risks are among the most significant dangers companies face. While risk is inherent to any business, there are ways to proactively mitigate and manage them. In this post, I’ll discuss the benefits of partnering with an ICW Group risk …  Read more …

Techniques in Training – 20 Minutes of Blindness = A Lifetime Worth of Lessons

September 1, 2016 by Philip Bivens, CSP 1 comment

Most people take for granted having two functional eyes, but most have never experienced what life would be like without their vision. On a recent car ride, I wore safety glasses that had been covered with black paint. The purpose of the …  Read more …