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Fire Systems Installation

For school shootings, first response should be ECS

January 16, 2013Tess Nacelewicz

YARMOUTH, Maine—The nation's schools need to be armed—with emergency communication systems.That's the message from fire alarm dealers interviewed by Security Systems News after a gunman massacred 20 students and six staff at a Connecticut elementary school late in 2012.And to best protect students and staff, the dealers told SSN, schools also need to have an action plan that addresses such important questions as: Who are the true first responders in school emergencies?“When we look...

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection, ECS, LIfe Safety Designs, NFPA, Sandy Hook, Standard Electronics

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Fire Systems Installation

Diversity benefits Standard Electronics

January 28, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

SANTEE, Calif.—Being able to install and service “a plethora of diverse systems” including data networks has kept Standard Electronics busy through the economic downturn, according to Jerry Hanson, VP of operations for the company, which is based here. Fire comprises 70 percent of this Gamewell-FCI engineered systems distributor, whose history dates back to 1955. However, Standard also does security systems, electronic master clock time recording systems, data networking systems,...

Jerry Hanson, Randy Hanson, Standard Electronics

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