Handling Temperature and Environment

While the most popularly monitored alarms are residential and commercial burglar and fire alarms, they’re not all we help manage. Very important, but rarely thought of in reference to alarms, are medical facilities, farms, school cafeterias, restaurants, grocery stores…and the list goes on and on. What kind of non-fire, non-burg alarms do we monitor for […]

Introducing Our #AAMCS All Stars at #ISCWest

Are you going to be at ISC West? We are! While we can’t wait for the reunion with some of you, we’re also thrilled at the opportunity to put faces to names we interact with every day. As we’ve posted on our various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter handle: @AllAmerCS, LinkedIn, and Instagram handle: allamericanmonitoring), […]

Panic! Here’s the Attack.

Panic Alarms. Especially after all the crazy shootings, these alarms become more important than ever. They’re not solely for business and there are multiple ways they can be triggered, so it’s imperative that you, as well as your customers, know the process and how it works. As you, the dealers, know… These particular alarms come […]

When Your Customers Need….YOU!

Ok, let’s get real for a moment. Thanks to friendly, helpful operators, the Central Station has become a bit of a catch all. Don’t get us wrong, it actually makes sense. They’re the ones who call on your troubles, power outages, and alarms. They’re usually who your customers call to place accounts on test. In […]

Value In Vacation Notes

We all know that having a security system doesn’t guarantee a home doesn’t get broken into. Especially when the home owners are out of town. We also all know that you, the dealers, try to stress the importance of not announcing on social media or via answering machines or voicemails that they’re not home, and […]

In the Zone (5 Reasons Why Zone Lists Matter)

Zone lists are very important pieces of information to ensure responders are focusing their attention on the right places, and yet it’s amazing how often dispatches discover either no zone lists, or limited lists with very vague descriptions. Here are a few reasons why it’s important. When responding to a fire, panic alarm, or burglary, […]