United Safety inspires safety behavior and knowledge transfer among Petroleum Engineers

07 November 2013

United Safety inspires safety behavior and knowledge transfer among Petroleum Engineers

Karim Sabet, United Safety’s Business Development Manager presents how the company has encouraged its customers to use social marketing to influence safety behavior and practice knowledge capture and transfer at the Society of Petroleum Engineer’s Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia on October 22-24, 2013.

Dubai, UAE – November 4, 2013 – United Safety’s Karim Sabet, Business Development Manager for Africa recently presented two technical papers at the Society of Petroleum Engineer’s Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia. Continue Reading


Influencing safety through social marketing*, Part Two

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


Influencing safety through social marketing*

28 October 2013

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, United Safety LtdIs there a way to sell safety behavior like they sell cars? Apparently, safety system leaders can through social marketing, an innovative concept developed by marketing geniuses in the 1950s and the 1970s in response to the growing concerns on how best to promote social good. Elie Daher, Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer for United Safety, explains this relatively new and innovative concept. Continue Reading


United Safety presents two technical papers at SPE’s Asia Pacific Conference in Jakarta, Indonesia

22 October 2013

United Safety presents two technical papers at SPE’s Asia Pacific Conference in JakartaBetween October 22-24, 2013, United Safety will be presenting two technical papers at the Society of Petroleum Engineers’ (SPE) Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia.

The technical papers are authored by United Safety’s Dr. Elie Daher, Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer and Darrell Dowd, Vice President for Industrial and Operational Safety and Integrity Management Services (OSIMSTM).

Dr. Daher’s technical paper SPE 165611 entitled, “The Human Chain – A Different Approach to Behavior Safety Program Through the Use of Social Marketing Concepts” emphasizes the importance of understanding real human behavior as an integral part of safety programs. Continue Reading


United Safety shares knowledge transfer best practices at SPE’s ATCE in New Orleans

02 October 2013

On September 30 to October 2, 2013, United Safety will attend the Society of Petroleum Engineers’ (SPE) Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) at New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

Darrell Dowd, Vice President for Industrial and Operational Safety and Integrity Management Services (OSIMS™) will be presenting a technical paper entitled, “Improving EH&S Practices during Turnarounds in Facilities and Plants: A Process of Knowledge Capture and Transfer worth Implementing.Continue Reading


New office opens its doors in Dubai

12 September 2013

United Safety CEO Lee Whittaker leads ribbon cutting ceremony

Yesterday we opened our new and bigger Eastern Hemisphere hub in Dubai as we continue to expand our presence and footprint around the globe. Continue Reading


United Safety booth stands out at the Oil Sands Trade Show and Conference

11 September 2013

On September 10-11, 2013, United Safety attended the Oil Sands Trade Show and Conference. The said conference is a key event for businesses in the oil sands community of Fort McMurray in Northern Alberta. United Safety exhibited in this conference alongside more than 400 industry specific companies. Continue Reading


Does excellence in safety have multicultural barriers?

05 September 2013

United Safety Global Workforce

An expanding global workforce can be a daunting task especially during project transition periods. As a leader in providing safety solutions to the oil and gas industry, United Safety has executed projects across the globe and has managed numerous challenges arising out of multicultural differences.

From language barriers to cultural differences, interdependencies and unforeseen changes to size and mode of operation, we draw from our experiences to answer the question – can multicultural differences hinder excellence in safety? Continue Reading


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