06 March 2016, Published by United Safety
On March 2016 The Roughneck magazine published an interview with Shayne McCallum, Vice President Canada at United Safety.
The interview covers United Safety’s origins and the reasons why it was founded: the oil and gas industry was in need of a comprehensive solution, from wellhead to retail, and positioned its service offerings to include gas explorers, producers and process operators, thus providing a single standard of safety for all personnel on a given site. Shayne also discussed how United Safety has been growing for the past 29 years, and the areas we currently operate in now, he said “With an eye on market growth and the careful consideration of the particularities and cultural differences in each country, we were able to achieve sustainable growth.” Continue Reading
17 January 2016, Published by United Safety
The Kuwait Oil Company Contractor Safety Day, which took place last week on the 15th of January in Kuwait City, was a success.
The seminar was an excellent platform to discuss best practices and new technologies that improve worksite safety. It provided the ideal meeting point for contractors, KOC oil and gas employees and safety professionals to exchange experiences and network with one another. Mike Gilbert, United Safety’s VP for Middle East, discussed how innovations can help solve H2S challenges. Continue Reading
10 November 2015, Published by United Safety
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – At this year’s ADIPEC, United Safety, a safety solutions company that has been bringing revolutionary safety products and services to the Oil and Gas industry, will offer a new product that aims to integrate fragmented turnaround management systems into one.
“Across the globe, United Safety has served 789 turnarounds. We know from experience that it is a pain for plant managers and owners to deal with the time-consuming task of permitting, access validation and document management,” says Dr. Elie Daher, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of United Safety. Continue Reading
22 September 2015, Published by United Safety
The GPS Show Daily was the publication circulating the show floor at the Global Petroleum Show 2015. The launch of the TeQ Shield™ Guardian confined space monitoring technology made it to the cover. The GPS daily reporter attended the launch and met with Lee Whittaker (United Safety’s CEO) who said “it’s very exciting and it’s great to assist our customers in executing these critical tasks”. Continue Reading
11 August 2015, Published by United Safety
The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association 31st Annual National Conference will gather thousands of safety professionals from over 400 industries under the common goal of improving safety at the workplace. Continue Reading
23 June 2015, Published by United Safety
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
28 May 2015, Published by United Safety
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
28 January 2015, Published by United Safety
14 September 2014, Published by United Safety