With multiple sensors, the Halo alarms can also warn users of safety threats through both iOS and Android mobile device apps.
SSI Staff · May 29, 2015
An intrusion alarm, not a smoke detector, alerted a Virginia family of a house fire that completely destroyed the home.
SSI Staff · May 23, 2015
The widely adopted wireless protocol for control and automation products and services can also provide a robust platform for smoke and carbon monoxide detection.
By Mark Walters · September 23, 2014
The company recalled the alarms after the devices failed to alert users of a fire or carbon monoxide incident following a power outage.
SSI Staff · September 16, 2014
The Los Angeles Fire Department will offer the free smoke alarms in an effort to reduce deadly residential fires.
SSI Staff · September 09, 2014
The Nest Protect combination smoke and CO detector is back on the market after it was pulled months ago.
By Rachel Cericola · June 19, 2014
Google has acquired Nest for $3.2 billion in cash. Nest will remain a separate brand, and Tony Fadell will continue to lead the company.
January 14, 2014
While the majority of homes have smoke detectors, most are standalone devices and only 15% have working carbon monoxide detectors. Thus there’s a huge untapped market for greater levels of homeowner protection and greater fire contractor profits. Learn how to make the compelling case for monitored system-connected fire/life-safety solutions.
April 30, 2013
System Sensor of St. Charles, Ill., has launched its i4 Series combination carbon monoxide (CO)/smoke detector and integration module.
SSI Staff · April 24, 2013
Sharing knowledge, wisdom and experiences is the path to continuing to move fire and life safety forward. This goes for innovating products, saving lives and reducing injuries and property loss, as well as running more successful businesses. That’s why conferences like NFPA’s recent Suppression, Detection and Signaling Research and Applications Symposium (SUPDET) are so important. .
By Shane Clary · April 02, 2013