September 15, 2009 08:25 ET

SAFER Systems Extends Global Reach for Its Chemical Emergency Management Solutions Into the Middle East

CAMARILLO, CA--(Marketwire - September 15, 2009) - SAFER Systems, the global technology leader in chemical emergency management solutions, has signed their first Middle East-based sales agent, Integrated Environmental Services, Co. (IESC). Located in Kuwait, IESC will be responsible for implementing sales actions designed to grow SAFER Systems' business in the region. The establishment of this relationship, effective August 25, 2009, furthers SAFER Systems' ongoing commitment to providing world-class chemical emergency management solutions to the global marketplace.

IESC serves a number of industries, including the oil and gas sectors within the Middle East, where technology like SAFER Systems' is key in protecting property and life while minimizing disruption to business operations in the event of a chemical emergency. IESC will represent SAFER Systems in this strategic area of the Middle East, expanding SAFER Systems' reach into another region of the world where there are inherent industry needs for effective chemical emergency management technologies.

"IESC is particularly well-positioned to represent SAFER Systems and its solutions for emergency management/response, risk management and analysis," says Michael Teague, Vice President, Global Sales of SAFER Systems. "We look forward to working with the professionals at IESC in the months ahead and anticipate their solid contributions to growing our presence within the region."

IESC is part of the Kuwait-based Integrated Holding Company, one of the leading business conglomerates in the Middle East.

About SAFER Systems

Founded in 1978, SAFER Systems is the global technology leader in chemical emergency management solutions, with software that integrates essential real-time sensor data. The company's scalable state-of-the-art solutions, incorporating patented technologies, are designed to detect and accurately predict in real-time the dispersion of accidental or intentional releases of toxic chemical or biological agents. Using SAFER Systems products, companies worldwide that manufacture, process, store or transport hazardous materials plus a wide array of federal, state and local government emergency management/response and environmental protection agencies, can better estimate the associated risks, thoroughly prepare for the possibility of a chemical release, and quickly determine the best ways to mitigate those risks when responding to an actual emergency situation. SAFER Systems' customers include many of the Fortune 500 chemical and oil companies, all Class 1 railroads in North America, many municipal HazMat/First Responder teams and more. SAFER Systems is headquartered in Camarillo, California and maintains offices worldwide. For more information, visit

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