Transiting Safely Through Red Zones

20 March 2014

United Safety’s article “Innovative Vehicles Ensure Safety While Transiting Through Red Zones” is featured in HSE Now this month.

Innovative Vehicles Ensure Safety While Transiting Through Red ZonesRed zones are high-risk areas with an increased likelihood of immediately dangerous to life and health (IDLH) atmosphere, due to the presence of toxic or flammable gases.

Despite the hazards, operations in red zones must go on, and maintenance must be carried out. In addition, there is also potential for accidents.

A major challenge is ensuring that people transiting through or working in these red zones remain safe at all times. Solutions like gas detection and breathing equipment have evolved in the past 20 years, but they still have limitation such as range, capacity and mobility. Continue Reading


2014 SPE HSE Conference is off to a great start

18 March 2014

2014 SPE HSE Conference is off to a great start

The 2014 SPE International Conference on Health, Safety and Environment kicked off yesterday. The show is very well attended, around 1000 participants gathered to debate current HSE challenges. We received a number of visitors to our booth on the exhibition floor, looking to learn about our latest safety solutions for the Oil & Gas industry. Continue Reading


Ready to take emergency and rescue planning to a new level?

10 March 2014

2014 SPE International Conference on Health, Safety and Environment

United Safety will be present at the 2014 SPE International Conference on Health, Safety and Environment from March 17th to 19th.

This is SPE’s flagship HSE event, and it will highlight HSE best practices and debate current industry challenges in over 200 technical presentations, special events and networking opportunities. Continue Reading


3rd Annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Fort McMurray conference in Review

05 March 2014

3rd-annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Fort McMurray Conference

The turnaround and shutdown community gathered to exchange knowledge and new strategies to overcome current industry challenges.

The first day has brought discussions on a number of high-importance topics including operational readiness, managing and avoiding scope creep and regulatory compliance and communication. The seminars were designed to give attendants the knowledge and tools necessary to mitigate risks while minimizing costs. Continue Reading


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