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DEKRA Insight Announces Opening of New Office in Oman

Oxnard, CA – April 29, 2015 – Global safety consultancy DEKRA Insight (http://www.dekrainsight.com) announced today the opening of a new office in Oman. The move follows more than a decade of service in the region and marks the firm's commitment to improving safety across the Gulf.

DEKRA Insight has over 30 years experience in safety improvement and is today the leading provider of safety services to organizations around the world. Its clients include Petroleum Development Oman, Qatar Petroleum, RasGas, BAPCO, and Oryx. The opening of the new office will be led by DEKRA Insight Chief Executive Officer Colin Duncan, Executive Vice President EMEA Dennis Jackson, and Principal Tariq Barwani.

The new office creates a permanent and sustainable presence for DEKRA Insight in Oman and across the Gulf Cooperation Council states. Firm leaders say the new location will improve industry safety performance and create employment, development, and long-term career opportunities for people throughout the region.

"We are delighted to more directly serve our clients in and around Oman and the wider region. DEKRA Insight's long-standing expertise and research in the fields of organizational and process safety, testing, inspection, and certification, and our commitment to employing and developing the best local safety and consulting talent, marks a step change in our ability to support our valued customers in the Gulf," said Duncan.

The DEKRA Insight office can be reached at PO Box 109, Postal Code 102, Way N° 3017, Building N° 1311, Shathi Al Qurum, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

About DEKRA Insight

DEKRA Insight (http://www.dekrainsight.com) is the global consulting, testing, and advisory firm that is making work safer for organizations around the world. DEKRA Insight is a service unit of the safety organization DEKRA S.E. and is made up of legacy businesses BST, Chilworth, and RCI Safety. With over 500 staff in 16 countries, DEKRA Insight helps organizations save lives, prevent injuries, and protect assets.

About DEKRA

DEKRA S.E. (http://www.dekra.com/en/home) is a major global player in the safety solutions market. Headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, DEKRA has approximately 35,000 employees operating in 50 countries.

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Corporate contact: Rebecca Nigel, DEKRA Insight, 1000 Town Center Drive, Suite 600 Oxnard, CA 93036 - - +1 805-665-6145