In a ceremony that took place in Corpus Christi on June 9, the Contractor Safety Council of the Coastal Bend presented United Safety with the South Texas Safety Excellence Award. The award recognizes outstanding efforts to provide a safe workplace and make continuous improvements in safety management and performance in 2014. Continue Reading
BIC magazine recently published the article “Confined space safety redefined” in their June/July edition. The article mentions how challenging confined space work can be, and how additional safety measures must be in place to prevent accidents. It then goes on to discuss how technology can play an important role in making confined spaces safer. It mentions our recent launch of TeQ Shield™ Guardian, describing the main features of this system that combines access control, two-way communications, continuous gas detection and video surveillance to allow remote monitoring of all confined space work from inside a command center. Continue Reading
United Safety’s centralized remote confined space monitoring system TeQ Shield™ Guardian is featured on HSE NOW, a reputed online source for HSE-related articles and information. The article discusses the need for a monitoring system designed specifically for confined spaces and talks about how the TeQ Shield™ Guardian addresses the current challenges. It also touches on some of the technical features of the product while highlighting the key benefits of the technology. Continue Reading
Our team in Brazil is participating in the third largest offshore Exhibition in the world, the Brasil Offshore Oil & Gas Exhibition and Conference, from June 23 to 26, 2015. The exhibition is held every two years in Macaé, Rio de Janeiro, which is the operational base of United Safety Brazil, and responsible for more than 80% of offshore exploration in Brazil. Continue Reading
To support our growth in South America, specifically our offices in Brazil, we have translated our Company Overview video into Portuguese, offering our customers in the region a snapshot of our worldwide operations.
United Safety has built a reputation for safety you can count on. Our highly-trained EH&S specialists work hard 365 days a year to deliver the most important number for our customers and the people under our watch. Watch the video to learn more.
United Safety’s Lead Industrial Hygienist Ehsan Uddin, MScA, CRSP, was recently interviewed by Middle East Oil & Gas Reporter Slavka Atasanova for his take on Occupational Health.
The article came out as part of the magazine’s HSSE supplement in May 2015, shining a light on the companies, people and initiatives improving HSSE standards in the Middle East region’s Oil and Gas industry.
The HSSE 2015 Handbook is dubbed as an essential reading for health and safety professionals in the industry. In the article, Ehsan Uddin emphasizes that higher levels of control are needed when serious health hazards are present. Continue Reading
United Safety will be at the Global Petroleum Show (GPS) 2015 on June 9 – 11 in Stampede Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Considered the largest oil and gas exhibition in Canada showcasing the latest in heavy oil technologies and best practices, GPS has exhibition zones dedicated to drilling, manufacturing and safety. Continue Reading
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