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Robert Harrington

Robert Harrington

Customer Care Coordinator

Robert joined ICW Group in 2015 as a Customer Care Coordinator (CCC) that services the South West team at the home office in San Diego. Robert is a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS). He has his Hazwoper Certification and is a Certified Trainer of CPR, AED & First Aid through American Red Cross. Robert enjoys helping customers find answers they need to complete their safety objectives.

Posts by Robert...

Hierarchy of Hazard Control: Part 2

October 22, 2018 by Robert Harrington No comments

In my last blog, I introduced the concept of a hierarchy of control. In this blog, Let’s look at each control method in more detail: Elimination (includes substitution) Remove the hazard from the workplace, by either the removal of the …  Read more …

Hierarchy of Hazard Control: Part 1

October 12, 2018 by Robert Harrington No comments

Hierarchy of hazard control is used to minimize or eliminate exposure to hazards. The controls are ranked by strength to help people make the best decision possible when trying to control hazards in the workplace. The controls include Elimination, Engineering, …  Read more …

Bomb Threats – Proper Response

March 14, 2018 by Robert Harrington No comments

Bomb threats or suspicious items should always be taken seriously. How quickly and effectively you respond could save lives. Every bomb threat is unique and you should collect as much information as possible so law enforcement can best determine the …  Read more …

3 Steps to Protect Yourself from an Active Shooter

September 27, 2017 by Robert Harrington No comments

A business continuity plan, emergency action plan and natural disaster preparedness, are often considered as part of the overall operational risk management plan of a company. Sadly, in today’s environment we should consider the implementation of active shooter program.  This …  Read more …

Be Ready When a Wildfire Ignites!

June 8, 2017 by Robert Harrington No comments

With summer just around the corner, we wanted to remind you how important it is to be prepared for wildfires. We suggest having a complete evacuation plan in place for your business, employees and customers. This is essential in preventing …  Read more …

Stability Balls Belong in the Gym, Not the Workplace

September 20, 2016 by Robert Harrington No comments

The Swiss ball, stability ball or yoga ball has been introduced as an ergonomic alternative to workstation chairs.  Proponents of the fad claim the balls increase abdominal muscle activation—thus increasing core strength—while on the job. While this may be true, …  Read more …