TITLE

The Future of Public Response

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2010, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on issues about public response to alarm systems. It discusses the role of the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC), a coalition of the four major North American alarm trade associations, in addressing large volume of unnecessary dispatches to security systems. It elaborates the reduction of false dispatches and why it is important to measure the improper usage of public services.
ACCESSION #
54106631

 

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