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Norris brings you the life-safety and security headlines

Norris brings you the life-safety and security headlines   Norris Inc. wants to be sure you’re up to date on what’s going on around the country in terms of life-safety and security news. As Northern New England’s premier life-safety and security company, Norris can help you protect your business or organization with fire alarms, intrusion [...]

September 18th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

False Alarm Fallout!

In news from around the country, it looks like authorities are getting sick of responding to false alarms. A well-maintained fire alarm system and proper training on a security system can help prevent faulty equipment and user error from leading to false alarms. What’s more, it could save you money. In news from the East Bay Times [...]

September 11th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Please Get and Test Those Smoke Detectors!

In early-notification news from WPSD News (NBC affiliate) in Paducah, KY, smoke alarms are in the news and not in a good way. The story reports that four recent deaths over the Labor Day holiday weekend could possibly have been prevented if functioning smoke detectors had been in use. Norris has previously reported on the [...]

September 10th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

Norris Inc. Employee Profile: Parker Russell

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 new segment, Norris will take a look at the team members who make the Norris Difference! Today's Profile interview is [...]

September 6th, 2018|Blog, News|2 Comments

Video of the Month

Back to School! Kids usually hate and parents usually love it! It's back to school time, which hopefully means kids will be starting their life-safety and emergency preparedness drills at school for school safety. Drilling to practice with life-safety systems and to practice emergency preparedness is an integral part of life today. One Norris employee [...]

August 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital thanks Norris for charity fundraiser sponsorship

Following up on recent news items, the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital recently gave a shout out to Norris for becoming a Champion Level Sponsor of a charity fundraiser disc golf tournament that raised money for the hospital and for the Children's Miracle Network. Kate Richardson is the Philanthropy Manager at BBCH. Back before the charity fundraiser [...]

August 22nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Just how important is an emergency notification system?

Norris has previously told you how important it is work with a good systems integrator to integrate surveillance, an access control, and to have good monitoring and tests, and inspections and service and maintenance. But what about an Emergency Notification System? Vigilance Emergency Notification System helps protect lives and property. How important is it to [...]

August 13th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

Disc golf tournament to benefit CMN & BBCH a success!

Following up on previous news, a disc golf tournament to benefit the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital and the Children's Miracle Network was a big success, according to organizers and participants. The event, The 6th Annual Children's Miracle Network Disc Golf Tournament, was held July 22 at Bittersweet Ridge. Norris Inc. Senior CAD Designer and Project [...]

August 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Area Disc Golfers Aim to Ace it for Children’s Miracle Network Fundraiser

NORTH YARMOUTH, Maine—Disc golfers from all over New England will converge on the baskets at Bittersweet Ridge, located here, to compete and raise money for the Children’s’ Miracle Network and Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital during the 6th Annual Children's Miracle Network Disc Golf Tournament Fundraiser. The event will take place Jul 22, 2018. Norris Inc. [...]

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

Surveillance video of the month

[Advisory: Some of the videos linked in today's blog contain crass/offensive language.] Every now and then we like to bring you links to security- and surveillance-focused videos that might hold a lesson or impart a little humor. Today we're bringing you both! The importance of fully integrated security protection When someone says "Security," different things [...]

July 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments