Dubai Civil Defence at Intersec 2015

Intersec is the leading international meeting platform for the Security & Safety industry. The event was held from January 18 - 20, 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre and attracted high number of international trade visitors.

Dubai Civil Defence exhibited the 24x7 Direct Alarm System for Homes, Dispatch solution and many other smart solutions during this exhibition. The event focused on global safety and security of the community.


His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Maj. General Rashid Thani Al Matrooshi, Director General of Dubai Civil Defence.

Press reports
  • Intersec 2015: Smart lamp posts to help report emergencies
  • Woman resorted to civil defence to report the presence of a burglar in her home in Dubai
  • Reduced number of major incidents
    The 24x7 Command Control Center has captured more than 5,516 real life safety alarms since the time of its inception. The Command Control Center has played a vital role in capturing and preventing fire and life safety incidents in Dubai. Statistics show steady reduction in serious incidents in Dubai owing to faster response and timely maintenance of life and safety systems. Since August 2008 until 31st January 2015, there are more than 47,036 assets subscribed and 40,170 assets connected to 24x7 Direct Alarm System. In January 2015, 108 life safety incidents were captured while monitoring these connected assets.

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