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Habitec Security: False Alarms Down by 57%

Habitec Security credits Enhanced Call Verification (ECV) for the drop in false alarm dispatches.


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Habitec Security credits Enhanced Call Verification (ECV) for the drop in false alarm dispatches. SSI Staff · September 17, 2014

The security industry has moved from indifference to taking responsibility for the false alarm issue, forging stronger bonds with key officials in communities nationwide. Better technology, best practices and consistent outreach is making a huge difference, with the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) at the forefront of education and advocacy. October 23, 2013

Georgia is joining the list of states to mandate alarm management best practices to conserve police resources while maintaining police response for burglar alarms. Beginning July 1, central stations will be required to make two telephone calls to alarm owners prior to dispatching police to an alarm site. May 15, 2013

Since implementing enhanced call verification (ECV), Habitec Security says dispatch calls for police to respond to its monitored alarm systems have decreased by 20%. April 18, 2012

The Georgia House of Representatives is seeking to amend a state alarm law to require alarm companies to use alarm verification in an effort to conserve public safety resources, reports Examiner.com. January 23, 2012

The following discussion among central station managers addresses enhanced call verification (ECV). Ken Kirschenbaum · September 04, 2011

The following discussion among central station managers addresses enhanced call verification (ECV). Ken Kirschenbaum · September 04, 2011

Proven techniques that cut false alarms and police dispatches are business as usual for Custom Alarm. The company’s assimilation of practices like two-call verification and following up on all false alarms helped it earn the 6th annual Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award. Find out what makes its outstanding false alarm management program tick. By Scott Goldfine · July 31, 2011

The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) has passed a resolution to adopt a Model Alarm Ordinance. The ordinance will be used by police chiefs across the state to ... May 31, 2007



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