25 November 2013
Airdrie, Alberta, Canada – On November 7, 2013, United Safety turned over a donation of CAD 20,000 to Airdrie Food Bank, a non-profit organization that collects and distributes food to those in need. The organization is currently raising funds to build a purpose-built facility to respond to the growing needs of the community.
The new Food Bank building, which is currently under construction, will not only provide food support, it will also provide skills needed to enable people to make the best use of their food hampers. Continue Reading
13 November 2013
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – On November 10, 2013, United Safety launched the Oil and Gas industry’s first Vehicle Gas Protection System – the Air Qruise™ at ADIPEC 2013.
With Oil and Gas activities progressing into increasingly challenging environments, the Air Qruise™ fills an industry gap and ensures that in the event of a gas leak, every aspect of a person’s safe evacuation from a toxic gas release site is in place. Continue Reading
04 November 2013
In Part One of this blog entry (Influencing safety through social marketing, Part One) we talked about the importance of understanding the behavior that lead workers to resort to unsafe acts. We then discussed the components of a social marketing program to influence the workers to change their behavior. Today, Dr. Elie Daher will lead us to discover examples of social marketing projects conducted in the Oil and Gas industry. Continue Reading