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Employee Profile: Bob Bridges

Norris Inc. is Northern New England's premiere life-safety and security company and prides itself on hiring the best people around. Now, as part of Minuteman Security, our promise to advance security and protect lives and property has never been more on point. We like to hire folks who are experts in their field, have a [...]

June 29th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

8-Year-Old Girl Saves Lives During Fire

In a feel-good story from the Kenosha News out of Wisconsin, a local girl, Addylin Holland, is being lauded as a hero after her quick thinking likely saved lives during a recent fire. The story notes that the Addy, the granddaughter of a local firefighter, acted quickly and notified her father, Jason, who confirmed the [...]

June 16th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Employee Profile: Jim Allmon

Norris Inc. is Northern New England's premiere life-safety and security company and prides itself on hiring the best people around. Now, as part of Minuteman Security, our promise to advance security and protect lives and property has never been more on-point. We like to hire folks who are experts in their field, have a passion [...]

June 12th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Employee Profile: Dame Diette

Norris prides itself on hiring the best people around. We like to hire folks who are experts in their field, have a passion for their communities, their families, and life safety and security. They make it their mission to serve the customer. Today’s Norris Employee Profile is no exception. Today’s Norris Employee Profile is with [...]

June 5th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Surveillance Video Helps Deliver Justice to Perpetrator of Haenous Crime

PLEASE NOTE, TODAY'S BLOG POST CONTAINS SENSITIVE MATERIAL INVOLVING A CHILD. A sad May 25 story from the Miami Herald spotlights a situation in which a nearby surveillance system captured peripheral footage of a local woman's attempt at murder. The damning footage was captured unbeknownst to the perpetrator and will certainly help to deliver her to justice. [...]

June 5th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Much to Consider as Schools Prepare for Post-COVID-19

A recent post from Campus Safety Magazine does a great job of compiling extensive lists of all the considerations K-12 and post-secondary schools face as they get ready to welcome students, faculty, and staff back to campus as COVID-19 hopefully winds down. The May 5 post from Campus Safety calls to mind such questions as social [...]

June 4th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Team Strengthens Safety Program During Pandemic

The pros at Norris have always been devoted to safety (we even have our own safety mascot, Safe-T-Rex), and these unprecedented times of global pandemic and increased social distancing have allowed the company to focus on developing new safety programs and protocols and bust out an impressive safety record so far. As of mid-May, the company's [...]

May 26th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Mass Shooting Prompts Mass Notification Discussion In Canada

A recent mass shooting north of the border has Canadian authorities discussing the correct way to safely and effectively implement guidelines for mass notification systems. The discussions are covered in a May 3 story from the Calgary Sun, which notes that the mass shooting has left some criticizing the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and [...]

May 11th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris, Inc. Helping To Keep Vermont Schools Safer

Though schools are currently practicing remote learning to follow government guidelines to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Norris is hard at work with two school systems in the Green Mountain State. They are providing valuable upgrades to life-safety and security systems to prepare for the eventual return of students, faculty, and staff. Norris is [...]

April 29th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments

Residents Alive Due to Fire Alarm’s Warning

In a news story out of the Green Bay, Wisconsin area, a properly functioning fire alarm is once again being thanked for saving lives during a recent blaze. At Norris, we have discussed the importance of having regular tests and inspections conducted and also to conduct regular home smoke detector tests. The April 26 story from local NBC affiliate [...]

April 29th, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments