Storm Safety Tips For Your Home

Despite advanced warnings, people are regularly injured and homes are damaged by severe storms. Some may have missed the warning but others heard and chose not to respond. Don’t be that family! There are a few simple things you and your family can do in o…

Non-Emergency Alert Guide

Communication Failure/Failure to Communicate/Phone Line Failure INDICATION: The alarm system attempted to send a signal to the Monitoring Center

Importance of Carbon Monoxide Detectors in the Home

Iowans have reached the end of a two-year deadline for carbon monoxide (CO) detectors and other states are likely to follow suit. Former governor Terry Branstad signed a law into effect requiring Iowa residences with fuel-burning heaters, fireplaces, gas …

Prevent Vandalism & Theft at Commercial Construction Sites

Commercial construction projects are especially vulnerable to vandalism and theft because there is little to no protection by way of doors, locks or even walls in many cases.
2. Modern monitored security cameras have HD technology that is advanced enough to catch intruders i

Stay Connected 24/7 with Total Connect™

While you may feel like you’re in multiple places at once, you can only be in one place at a time as a small business owner.

​How Cybercrime Can Impact Your Business

Data breaches aren’t new but they’re definitely on the rise and the risks are greater than ever. Not only do businesses small and large need a plan in place, but a budget as well.
monitoring and keeping abreast of the latest technology is also pricey in terms of both dollars and

Protecting Your Business from Social Engineering

​ defines social engineering in the context of information security as “the use of deception to manipulate individuals into divulging confidential or personal information that may be used for fraudulent purposes.

Per Mar Medical Alert Q&A

We’ve all seen the “I’ve fallen and I can’t get up” commercials on television and we all have someone in our lives that we’ve thought could use this technology but how do you know when to give it a try?
ve thought could use this technology but how do you know when to give it a try…the mobile device that operates via cellular technology. Many of the same features are available wit

5 Simple Ways To Get More Out Of Your Business Security System

Employing multiple security strategies, such as indoor and outdoor video surveillance, will increase your chances of catching intruders, but what else can your existing system do for you?
or technology is stored…n your pocket. Your security system has technology beyond what you may have initially intended

How Mobile Patrol Can Help Secure Your Business

If you have a large area to protect, you likely utilize multiple security measures to ensure everyone’s safety. In these cases, there’s just too much square footage to entrust only one measure of security.
time alerts and accountability. This technology provides for checks and balances in a well