Safety Featured Stories:

    • Turning the Tide

      by Sean Mallany

      Tiger Dams™ and the Future of Oil Containment Think of flooding—and your first thoughts are likely to be of ruined houses, streets, and sandbags desperately being piled up by exhausted volunteers. These images have been common in recent years, with hurricanes and other weather disasters giving news networks endless opportunities to beam them directly to […]

    • Sustainable Safety: The Five Pillar Holistic Approach

      by Rod Knox

      Organizational Transparency – “360* Situational Awareness” Picture this—everyone in your organization ­having the ability at any given time to see across all layers of your business and understand the objectives and the risk associated with the ­activities of all involved. Employees aren’t always going to pick up on what leaders want them to know. Leaders […]

    • Sometimes You Just Can’t Call 911

      by Susan Helliwell

      How Telemedicine Is Changing Remote Operations Telemedicine will become main stream, enabling remote monitoring and care that can be delivered to patients anywhere. Telemedicine is remote ­access to healthcare. It can be as simple as medical ­advice over the ­telephone or as ­complex as ­robotic surgery. For most ­corporate customers with ­remote operations, it is […]

    • High Value Solutions for Complex Offshore Projects

      by Aaryn Lambert

      Executing large scale, technically complex offshore oil and gas production facilities has been a KBR specialty since 1947 when the company built the first offshore platform out of the sight of land for Kerr McGee. The world has changed since then. Projects are more complex and technically more challenging. External market factors can cause capital […]

    • Schmitz Mittz

      by Aaryn Lambert

      Working over 20 years for the Calgary Fire Department, Randy Schmitz, a well-known extrication expert, has been in constant search of professional gloves that can truly meet the needs of firefighters, who are working on the scene of an extrication. And these gloves could also be used to keep safe the hands of the military, […]

    • A Committment to Being a World Leader in Health, Safety and the Environment

      by Sherry Halfyard

      In 2008, shortly after joining Technip Group, Technip Chairman Thierry Pilenko stated that his vision for Technip was to become a reference company for safety.  To accomplish this, the safety culture, perceptions, and behaviours of Technip needed to change, and Technip developed the Pulse program, which is a unique global HSE climate change program, designed […]

    • BELFOR – All In One

      by Aaryn Lambert

      What happens when you combine property restoration, hazmat, and HVAC duct cleaning together?  Well, that’s easy—you get three distinct divisions with one team that serves energy clients in an unprecedented way.  That’s the unique approach of the team that resides all under the roof of BELFOR in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. According to Darrel Hynes […]

    • REL – The Safety Experts

      by Aaryn Lambert

      Expanding Safety Services to Meet Demand Safety first! In the energy industry—it’s the golden rule! For the past fifteen years Rogers Enterprises Ltd. (REL), a full-service provider of health and safety consulting and training, has been working with the energy industry to help clients re-enforce this rule. Bruce Rogers, REL’s CEO, attributes his company’s success to having an understanding of […]

    • Canadian Emergency Medical Services Lead the Way!

      by Aaryn Lambert

      Emergency medical services (EMS) are a type of emergency service dedicated to providing out-of- hospital acute medical care, transportation to definitive care and other medical transport to patients with illnesses and injuries which prevent patients from conveying themselves. The goal of most emergency medical services is to either provide treatment to those in need of […]

    • EnviroMed Detection Services

      by Aaryn Lambert

      Atlantic Canadian Distributor of Otis Instruments EnviroMed is a Sales & Service Center for wired (4-20mA) and WireFree gas detection and monitoring systems for toxic, combustible, oxygen, and inert and VOC gases. Our traditional products are fixed and portable gas detection systems that may be wired, stand-alone and Modbus-based. The Otis GenII WireFree OI-6900 is a WireFree gas […]