H2S Safety


Gas Safety Innovations – United Safety in Pipeline Magazine

09 September 2014, Published by United Safety

United Safety in the Oil&Gas magazineUnited Safety and our Vice president for Middle East, Mike Gilbert, were featured in the September issue of Pipeline Magazine.

The article talks about the increasing foot print of the oil and gas industry and the need for special gas safety protection measures to ensure the safety of the workers and nearby populations.

“We believe not one single safety measure can be ultimately effective in addressing H2S protection. Continue Reading


United Safety unveils the VulQan™ auto ignition system for critical sour well safety

12 August 2014, Published by United Safety

VulQan™ Auto Ignition System

New regulations responding to accidents with uncontrolled blowouts brought more strict drilling procedures to be applied when operating critical wells (high pressure and sour), especially when they are located close to populated areas. “As oil and gas demand grows, operations expand and distance to inhabited areas decreases. Continue Reading


United Safety featured in HSE Now: Ensuring Public Protection from Toxic Gas Releases

17 July 2014, Published by United Safety

United Safety featured in HSE Now: Ensuring Public Protection from Toxic Gas Releases

Community perimeter monitoring with Quazar™.

United Safety is featured in HSE Now (the SPE online HSE magazine) this month. Our article discusses community protection in the Oil and Gas industry.

The expansion of the oil and gas industry comes with inevitable coexistence with communities. Several health concerns result from this proximity—for instance, contact with contaminated water or polluted air. One hazard, however, stands out: the potential release of toxic gases such as sulfur dioxide or hydrogen sulfide. Continue Reading


United Shutdown Safety launches the Ultra Lite at the AFPM Maintenance & Reliability Trade Show.

20 May 2014, Published by United Safety

Ultra Lite a breathing air system

United Shutdown Safety unveils the Ultra Lite at the AFPM Maintenance & Reliability Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas, May 20-23 2014.

The Oil and Gas industry is under constant pressure to improve production, reduce costs, and maintain current assets while at the same time ensure the safety of employees and contractors. Continue Reading


Transiting Safely Through Red Zones

20 March 2014, Published by United Safety

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


Safety you can count on.

30 January 2014, Published by United Safety

Numbers are a great way to tell the United Safety story. The video below encapsulates everything that United Safety stands for. Watch it to discover who we are, what we do and why we constantly strive to do things better.


Watch the video of the Air Qruise™ Trooper Launch at ADIPEC

12 December 2013, Published by United Safety

Industry’s first Vehicle Gas Protection System™ (VGPS) The Air Qruise™ is a patented system of compressed air supply and distribution that is installed in client vehicles or in vehicles supplied to clients by United Safety.


United Safety launches Air Qruise™, the world’s first Vehicle Gas Protection System

13 November 2013, Published by United Safety

Andy Kveps, United Safety’s General Manager for Innovations explains how the Air Qruise™ integrates state-of-the-art gas detection electronics
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


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