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Monitoring Matters

Be Prepared, Be Very Prepared

April 13, 2022Cory Harris, Editor

A typical weekday morning on a NYC subway train. People sitting or standing in the subway cars on their way to work, school, or wherever else they may be headed. Some reading their newspaper, some looking at their cellphones. Maybe they’re taking a nap or just staring blankly as the train heads toward their destination. Tuesday morning, April 12, 2022, turned out to be anything but typical for those riding on the Manhattan-bound N train around 8:30 a.m. A male passenger on the train, who...

emergency preparedness, Emergency Response Systems, Mass transit security, NYC

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Local Security partners with RapidSOS to send multimedia incident data to 911


Local Security partners with RapidSOS to send multimedia incident data to 911

August 30, 2021SSN Staff

VANCOUVER, B.C.—Local Security, a Canadian security technology company, announced a partnership with RapidSOS to connect 911 personnel with remote operators in an emergency through the Local Security platform. "Local Security is committed to partnerships with communities and the organizations that use cutting-edge technology to secure them," Local Security CEO Adam Power said in the announcement. "Our partners can now deliver a complete digital status update including pictures and video...

Emergency Response Systems, LOCAL SECURITY, RapidSOS

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Fire Systems Installation

Emergency Response Systems makes backyard buy

August 13, 2014Tess Nacelewicz

RIVERSIDE, Calif.—In a move expected to enhance both companies, Emergency Response Systems, based here, has acquired the monitoring and servicing accounts of Corona, Calif.-based FSS ALARMS.FSS ALARMS will continue to operate, design, install and service fire sprinkler systems as FSS Sprinkler, according to a news release from Long Grove, Ill.-based Davis Mergers and Acquisition Group, which represented FSS ALARMS in the deal, finalized Aug. 1.“I view it to be a fantastic opportunity,”...

Davis Mergers and Acquisitions, Emergency Response Systems, FSS Alarms, Harold Rodgers, Paul Keast, Physical Security

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