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Aegis Joins COMCARE to Improve Emergency Response Communications.

WASHINGTON -- Aegis Assessments Inc. (OTCBB:AGSI) announced today that is has become the newest member of COMCARE, a national non-profit alliance of over 100 members dedicated to improving emergency response. Aegis and COMCARE will work together to actively foster and promote collaboration across professional, geographical and jurisdictional lines, and promote the adoption of interoperable emergency systems, standards, and forward-thinking policies and procedures.

"We are pleased to have Aegis join our organization and work with us to improve communication between emergency responders," said Richard Taylor, COMCARE chair and executive director of the North Carolina Wireless 9-1-1 Board. "Interoperable radio communications are critical for emergency responders so that responders from different agencies can coordinate their efforts and improve their response capability to save lives and assure their own safety. Aegis is making significant progress in developing technology that improves emergency responders' ability to communicate through wireless technology, and COMCARE will work with them in that effort."

"We have been working for several years with public safety officials, law enforcement groups, firefighters and the military to develop life-saving communications technologies," said Aegis Chairman and CEO Eric Johnson. "It is imperative that the public and private sectors work together to ensure that first responders can communicate during emergencies and have access to the latest wireless technologies. We look forward to partnering with COMCARE on interoperable communications and wireless technology initiatives."

About COMCARE

COMCARE promotes the adoption of modern, interoperable emergency systems and the development of new procedures, training, and tools to maximize their value for emergency responders. COMCARE encourages cooperation across professional, jurisdictional and geographic lines, seeking to improve effectiveness through solutions that integrate emergency response professions, government, the public, and private industry. COMCARE's 100+ organizational members represent the wide diversity of the emergency response community. For more information visit www.comcare.org.

About Aegis Assessments Inc.

Aegis Assessments Inc. (OTCBB:AGSI) is a wireless technology company that enables emergency responders to operate with increased effectiveness. Through the SafetyNet(TM) line of products, the company provides communications solutions to public safety agencies and commercial facilities for homeland security and life safety applications. Integrating emergency and life safety systems available to the public and private sectors is the new challenge in homeland security that the company's products and technologies address.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results, events and performance could vary materially from those contemplated by these forward-looking statements. These statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause the company's actual results in future periods to differ materially from results expressed or implied by forward-looking statements. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, because they involve these risks and uncertainties. You should independently investigate and fully understand all risks before making investment decisions.
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