Fire, safety expo starts on Monday

Muscat, Sept 29 – The fourth edition of OFSEC — Oman’s only exhibition on Fire, Safety and Security will open on October 1 at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre, under the auspices of His Highness Sayyid Harib bin Thuwaini al Said, Assistant Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers for Conferences, OFSEC will bring together over 75 international and local exhibitors who will showcase their avant-garde solutions, latest technologies, cutting edge innovations, cost-effective products and services to meet the requirements of governments, businesses, industrial and commercial entities, aviation, construction, infrastructure, transportation, manufacturing, oil and gas and utilities sectors.
OFSEC is designed to meet the needs of the local, regional and international markets by linking practitioners, suppliers, distributors and manufacturers from the fire, safety and security industry, with key decision makers from the government and private sectors making it a definitive networking platform, where new projects and partnerships are initiated and visionary objectives are implemented.
This event also aims to create synergy and strengthen the collaboration between the authorities and the industries.
The three-day event will highlight products and services encompassing Commercial Security, Crisis and Risk Management, Critical Infrastructure, Emergency and Rescue, Fire & Protection, Hazard and Disaster Management, Information Security, Safety and Health, Smart Home/Office/City, Training and Consultation, Transport Safety and Security and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).
OFSEC is officially supported Public Authority for Civil Defence & Ambulance and Ministry of Manpower — Occupational Safety and Health.
This year’s edition will feature the launch of the IFSS — International Fire Safety Standards Summit on October 2. It will be followed by a certified workshop on ISO 45001 conducted by David Parr from the British Safety Council on October 3.
IFSS Summit is an international Conference, which will bring together regional and international senior officials from the civil defence, industrial emergency response leaders, fire and safety experts to share ideas to operate effectively and stay abreast with the latest global trends.