What can you do to reduce false alarms?
The following are ways to reduce false alarms.
- Make sure those operating your alarm are familiar with alarm system operations.
- Secure doors and windows before turning on system.
- Beware of changes in the environment (i.e., new animals, design changes, seasonal decorations, plants, etc.).
- Notify monitoring facility of any and all changes (i.e., house guests, name changes, new employees, termination of employees, etc.).
- Equipment should be routinely inspected and maintained by qualified personnel.

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1. What is a False Alarm?
2. What does the False Alarm program do?
3. How does the false alarm program work?
4. Do charges apply to both Residential and Commercial alarm owner?
5. How do I contest a False Alarm billing?
6. What can you do to reduce false alarms?
7. What are the most frequent human errors that cause false alarms?
8. What are the most frequent equipment problems that cause false alarms?