Aðalskoðun is an authorised inspection company, impartial from all interested parties, and is

progressive in all aspects of inspections. The company was founded on September the 13th in

1994 by 22 individuals who have some worked with the company ever since. The goal of

Aðalskoðun‘s founding was to establish an impartial inspection station that focused on

vehicle inspection. Vehicle inspection at Aðalskoðun began in January 1995.

The owner of Aðalskoðun is the Skjöldur and Skoðun ehf, parent company of Aðstoð og

Öryggi ehf that runs its services under the name arekstur.is. Ómar Þorgils Pálmason is the

owner of Skjöldur og Skoðun ehf.