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Norris proud to once again participate in Maine Hire-A-Vet Campaign

Once again, Norris is taking part in the annual Maine Hire-A-Vet campaign August 29th in Augusta. The annual event seeks "to help at least 100 employers recruit and hire at least 100 veterans and military family members over 100 days." Norris took part in the 2018 event, as well. Stats from the 2018 event can be seen here:Download [...]

August 16th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Massachusetts man allegedly pulls fire alarms, assaults first responders

In news from Firehouse.com, the city of Framingham, Mass recently experienced some false fire alarms that wasted firefighter time and endangered first responders and citizens alike when trucks rolled to the site of the "emergency." However, that waste of resources and public endangerment was not the worse the part. Apparently, a local man had caused the [...]

July 18th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

The Importance of Combating False Alarms

Sandy Springs Georgia recently enacted what many consider a drastic false alarm policy for homes and businesses throughout the municipality. In news from the Marietta Daily Journal Online, after a year-long adjustment and preparation period, the city went live with its Verified Response policy that requires all alarm companies to "provide true, confirmed verification through audio, [...]

July 8th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Employee Profile with Paul Bennett

Norris likes to hire the best and hold onto them. Our employees become a part of the Norris family and today's Employee Spotlight showcases that principle perfectly. Today's employee profile is with Paul Bennett.  What's your title and included duties at Norris? Service Sales Manager.  Responsible for managing and assisting the service sales staff with sales, [...]

July 1st, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Employee Profile: Bob Swartz

Norris has some long-time employees in the fold. These are folks that started at Norris and quickly became part of the family. Hard-working people dedicated to doing a good job and making sure that our customers are getting the best in life-safety and security.  Some people do a little extra, too. Take, for example, Norris [...]

June 24th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris and Vigilance helping schools combat vaping, bullying epidemics

It's no doubt that the vaping and bullying epidemics are on the rise. In statistics from stopbullying.gov, 28% of grade 6-12 students admit they have been bullied and only 20%-30% of those confide in an adult. In separate statistics from drugabuse.gov, 7 out of 10 teens are exposed to vaping and e-cig advertising. Of those [...]

May 30th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Inc Employee Profile: Brooks Thompson

Norris prides itself, not only on being life-safety and security experts but on attracting and holding onto some of the brightest, most talented and dedicated people around. Interested in joining the Norris Team? Check out some of the positions we have available. In an ongoing series of Employee Profiles, we've been highlighting our greatest assets--our [...]

May 23rd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Welcomes Spring With First Employee Cookout of the Season

Norris Inc. has been around for nearly 4 decades and during that time has learned a thing or two about attracting and holding on the best, most dedicated people around. Our people genuinely care about life safety and security and bring their all to their jobs to do their part to help keep people safe. [...]

May 10th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Inc Employee Profile: Barney Boyle

Norris feels that it's people are the best around--dedicated to life safety and security and devoted to providing their customers with the absolute best experience. No one likes to think about having to make use of life-safety and security systems, but it's nice to know that the need arises, your systems were designed and installed [...]

May 3rd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board Honored By ASIS Maine Chapter

Brad Norris and his brother Harty co-founded Norris Inc. nearly 40 years ago with the following mission: "Norris Inc. strives to help businesses and organizations create a safe environment by providing quality engineered systems for security, life safety, and communications along with unparalleled service and support." They built their company, hiring the best people around and always striving to [...]

April 15th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments