Archive for November, 2011

New Technologies for Fire Alarm System Communication Can Help You Save Money

November 28th, 2011

If you have a commercial fire alarm system protecting your business, it is likely that you are aware of the ongoing expense of paying for two telephone lines for monitoring that system.  The National Fire Alarm Code requires a dedicated primary telephone line and a backup telephone line (which can be shared) for all monitored […]

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Holiday Decorations Swiped in Macon

November 16th, 2011

The Grinch is back!  In the latest caper, thieves broke into a storage area for holiday decorations in the city of Macon and stripped all of the copper from the decorations.  Here is the link to the article in the Atlanta Business Chronicle: http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/morning_call/2011/11/copper-thieves-destroy-macons-holiday.html?surround=etf&ana=e_article Would you think you would have to secure the holiday decorations with […]

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‘Tis the Season…

November 4th, 2011

Well, now that Halloween is over, it is time for the crooks and criminals to turn their attention to the other upcoming holidays.  We have now entered the prime season for retail theft.  With stores and display windows filled with lots of potential presents and other goodies, the crooks come out en masse.  Want an […]

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Carbon Monoxide – The Silent Killer

November 2nd, 2011

It is that time of year again–the time when we fire up our furnaces, space heaters, and other indoor heat sources.  Indoor heating systems that burn fuel create carbon monoxide (CO) as a by-product of the fuel combustion that generates heat.  Carbon monoxide is colorless and odorless so it can be a silent killer as […]

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