There was a time when it was a night watchman who sounded the alarm when a fire broke out. It was his job to patrol industrial and commercial facilities as well as city streets. Today, it’s an automatic fire alarm system that detects the fire, alerting the authorities in one of several ways.
May 31, 2008
April 30, 2008
In the aftermath of October firestorms that torched the Southern California landscape, SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION spoke with several industry executives to discuss the impact on their ...
November 30, 2007
With the FCC-approved obsolescence of AMPS squarely in its sights, the alarm industry is poised to embark on a new era of wireless communications.
July 31, 2007
The National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) and Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) have partnered to own and produce the annual Electronic Security Expo (ESX).
July 02, 2007
The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) warns a new burglar alarm system that deploys dense smoke to incapacitate an intruder is likely to activate smoke alarms, prompting a fire department response.
May 29, 2007
TeleAlarm, provider of emergency response systems, has acquired SafetyCare monitoring center, according to company officials.
April 18, 2007
Hackett Security has launched a new high-speed central station monitoring system through which end users can use their PC or computer network as part of the process ...
August 02, 2006
The Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) has awarded a Five Diamond Certification to Union, N.J. security provider Supreme Security Systems.
November 17, 2005
September 30, 2005