Jensen Hughes has acquired Aon Fire Protection Engineering, a top global provider of fire protection engineering, fire code consulting and security services to commercial, industrial and government facilities through 15 office locations in North America and a significant presence in the Middle East.
Scott Goldfine · April 05, 2016
AES Corporation is putting its latest line of fire products on display at ISC West this week.
SSI Staff · April 04, 2016
New centers in the Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv will leverage the manufacturer’s technology, expertise, and global services business.
SSI Staff · April 01, 2016
The company hopes to fulfill a $100,000 crowdsourcing goal to help fund initial production and gauge marketability of the wearable mPERS device.
Rodney Bosch · March 24, 2016
Shane Clary looks into the future to see how evolving security technology will impact the alarm systems of tomorrow.
Shane Clary · March 22, 2016
Universal Power Group announces the unveiling of two new piezo sirens which the company says will replace the standard 15-Watt and 30-Watt 12VDC sirens.
SSI Staff · March 16, 2016
A civil engineer is developing a drone robot that can be flown to a structure and then affixed to perform inspection and maintenance tasks.
Rodney Bosch · March 16, 2016
Nominations are being accepted for the 11th annual Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award presented by the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC), False Alarm Reduction Association (FARA), Security Sales & Integration, Honeywell Security and Installation Quality (IQ) Certification Program.
SSI Staff · March 09, 2016
An online survey found that 93% of Americans say their home security system should contact authorities in the event of a burglary, fire or other incident at their home. It also found that 63% of Americans say MIY security systems are not as safe as professionally-monitored systems.
Stephen Sellner · March 09, 2016
Some alarm contractors might assume their insurance policies will cover them in the event of a claim filed against them. But when installing security systems for certain types of businesses, insurance might not be there for you, leaving you to self-fund your legal defense.
By Jeffrey D. Zwirn · March 07, 2016