COSEM Safety & Security Services receives a Certificate of Commendation from UAE Civil Defence

COSEM Safety & Security Services is honoured to have received a Certificate of Commendation presented by Major General (Dr) Jasim Mohammed Al Marzooqi, General Commander of the UAE Civil Defence at a recent UAE Civil Defence Academy’s Basic Firefighting Course graduation ceremony. This Certificate of Commendation is in recognition of the 10 years of professional training services delivered by COSEM’s dedicated team of trainers on attachment at the UAE Civil Defence Academy. Our COSEM trainers also received special mention for their positive contributions to the Academy, which included the recent successful IFSAC accreditation, despite challenges brought about by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. We look forward to many more years of strong collaboration with the UAE Civil Defence Academy!

COSEM will continue to extend its professional and dedicated services to our esteemed clients to support their capacity building and training needs in Firefighting, Rescue and HazMat Response.

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Successful Webinar on Solar Panel Safety Organised by COSEM Safety & Security Services

In collaboration with the Institute of Fire Engineers Singapore (IFE), COSEM Safety and Security Services organiszed a very successful webinar on Solar Panels & the DC Danger Zone – Reducing Risk Factors for First Responders on 30 September 2021.

With an impressive turn out of more than 50 esteemed professionals in the fire safety industry, the 1-hour webinar was helmed by COSEM’s partner, Mr Jim Foran, who shared about the fire risks associated with solar panels and the possible solutions to manage these risks. The webinar concluded with a lively Q&A session where attendees posed various questions for Mr Foran to address.

COSEM offers PVStop, the only product that can quickly and safely isolate the power produced by solar PV systems at the source. A cost-effective solution, PVStop coats solar panels like a “liquid tarpaulin”, making the solar PV system electrically safe.

For more information on how PVStop can help to safely reduce solar panel hazards and improve the safety of responders, please contact COSEM at

COSEM looks forward to having more opportunities to impart such informative knowledge to our industry partners in the near future!

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