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Refinery Turnaround Safety Checklist

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Whether a refinery turnaround involves inspections, tests, repairs, or upgrades, there are always safety precautions to take into consideration. In order to address these fully, SITEX always recommends looking for refinery turnaround services from e...
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What is a Fire Watch? And Do You Need One?

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Depending on the work being done, there may be a need to have hole and fire watch personnel on-site. These are vital professionals who can make sure that employees are able to complete their work in a safe and timely manner. But what exactly is a fi...
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When Do You Need a Confined Space Rescue Team?

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Depending on the work being done by your team, a confined space rescue team may be necessary. Beyond just knowing when you need a confined space rescue team, working with an experienced one is critical. The need for proper rescue equipment and a kno...
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How To Find The Right Turnaround Consulting Firm

Turnarounds are an essential part of the equipment life cycle but they are also complex processes that elevate risk and stress around the worksite. With a turnaround comes the possibility of dangerous environments, increased chances of injuries on-s...
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Increase Safety During An Oil Refinery Shutdown

Increase Safety During An Oil Refinery Shutdown
Safety is a top priority for every oil refinery shutdown. In order to prioritize safety during a shutdown, teams need to have a foolproof plan and the ability to flexibly address unexpected issues that may arise. If a team is seeing these challenge...
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What Are the Benefits of Industrial Hygiene and Safety?

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Workplace-related illnesses lead to slowdowns and potential litigation for any business. They are difficult to deal with for employees and frustrating for everyone because they are usually preventable.  The varieties of health risks that employees ...
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The Difference Effective Confined Space Rescue Services Makes

Confined space work is high-risk in nature and rescues in those environments are even more complex. When you factor in restrictive movement, potential environmental hazards, and potential oxygen deficiency, it’s no wonder why confined space rescu...
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Expert Turnaround Services Can Make All The Difference

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Turnarounds are complex and time consuming no matter how many times your team has done them. On top of that, they open up your team to increased risks and your business to additional liability.  Instead of dealing with the headaches that turnarou...
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Safety Equipment Rental Lowers Costs and Improves Productivity

In the EH&S business, safety equipment is a critical component for any successful job. Monitors, safety equipment, air systems, and other equipment is necessary to much of the work our customers do on a daily basis. That equipment is also expens...
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Lacking Safety Professionals? Try an On-Site Safety Company

Safety is always the top priority of any job. No matter the size or the number of people working, everyone deserves the ability to go home when their shift is over. Unfortunately, not every company has on-site safety experts at their disposal.  Lac...
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