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Unlicensed fire alarm worker faces criminal charges related to fatal fire

In news from San Francisco Fox affiliateFox 2, a fire alarm technician who worked on the fire alarm in an apartment building that later suffered a fatal fire faces a criminal investigation.Further, the story reports, the alleged perpetrator may be ignoring cease and desist orders and continuing to work on fire alarm systems for a different [...]

December 11th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Safety On Campus Scores with a Slapshot to the Gunman

Safety On Campus Scores with a Slapshot to the Gunman Norris is always on the lookout for new and interesting stories from the world of life-safety and security. It's our job to keep you informed on best practices for corporate and campus security to help keep you, your personnel, students, and patrons safe and secure. [...]

December 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Shaker Village vandalism repair brings out community spirit

Shaker Village vandalism repair brings out community spirit Norris Chairman volunteers for work detail The town of New Gloucester Maine is home to the last living, working Shaker community, the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village. The Shakers are a fascinating communal culture that believes in hard work and dedication to community. They believe in helping one another out. [...]

November 29th, 2018|Blog, News|1 Comment

Office Surveillance Cam catches faked injury for insurance fraud

Norris Surveillance Video of the Month Caught in the act! You know that Norris is your Northern New England single source for all things life safety and security. We want to help keep you and your people safe. Send us a request. We’ll gladly come out to your office, store, or campus, conduct a survey, and [...]

November 27th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Top 5 Reasons Your Business Should Have Video Surveillance

Top 5 Reasons Your Business Should Have Video Surveillance There are a number of compelling reasons to have a video surveillance in your organization. Norris has talked with you before about the importance of life-safety and security systems including fire , intrusion detection, access control, emergency notification and, of course, surveillance. The following 5 reasons to have a [...]

November 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Top 5 Thanksgiving Safety Tips (and a bonus tip!)

Top 5 Thanksgiving Safety Tips (and a bonus tip!) It’s that time of year again. Halloween is behind us and “The Holiday Season” is here, complete with Christmas music on the radio, decorations in the stores and Black Friday sales being touted. However, before Christmas, Yule, Solstice, 8 Days of Hanukkah, the 29-30 days of [...]

November 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Norris Inc. Employee Profile: Alan Jochem

Norris Inc. Employee Profile: Alan Jochem Norris Inc. prides itself on hiring the best people around. Norris has a nearly 40-year tradition of building a strong team that cares about country, community and giving of self to help others. In a continuing segment, Norris will take a look at the team members who make the [...]

November 12th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

Emergency notification system doesn’t work as drilled, leads to anger

Emergency notification system doesn’t work as drilled, leads to anger   In recent news from MassLive.com, a phoned-in threat against a local community college lead to a campus-wide lockdown and at least a little anger at the way things were handled.   When someone anonymously phoned in a threat of violence against Greenfield Community College in Greenfield, Mass, [...]

November 12th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Norris Surveillance Video of the Month

It’s that time of year again! Time to help your kids put together a costume, maybe dress up yourself, and hit the streets on Halloween for some trick or treating. Norris always likes to play it safe, so please remember flashlights, reflective clothing and walking on sidewalks. But remember to have fun, too. One of [...]

October 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Norris helps protect rescued horses at MSSPA

Norris has been working very closely with the Maine State Society or the Protection of Animals for the last couple years. They have been working hard, meeting with the client on a regular basis to understand their special and evolving needs. Norris has designed and installed communications, life-safety, and video-based security systems for the Society’s newly [...]

October 26th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments