The Teal Pumpkin Project

October 31, 2017

Ever heard of The Pumpkin Project? The Pumpkin Project developed by the Food Allergy Research & Education to helps raise awareness of food allergies. The project is a worldwide movement to help make Halloween for those with a food allergy. How does it work? Purchase or paint a teal pumpkin and place it on your […]

Monitoring Station Operator

October 26, 2017

ProTELEC/Servo is currently hiring for a Monitoring Station Operator.  The duties and responsibilities are subject to change, at the sole discretion of the Company, and are outlined as follows: Telephone support to commercial and residential customers in regards to operating their alarm systems (arming, disarming, bypassing, changing/adding/deleting user codes, false alarms). Telephone support to customers […]

Service Technician

October 26, 2017

The duties and responsibilities of this position are generally outlined below. The duties and responsibilities are subject to change, at the sole discretion of the Company, and are outlined as follows: RESPONSIBILITIES Examine systems to locate problems, such as loose connections or broken insulation. Repair or replace defective or worn parts and components. Test backup […]

HALLOWEEN SAFETY

October 24, 2017

Halloween Safety Halloween can be great, I mean what’s not to love about it? Candy, costume parties and adorable kids dressed as superheroes or pumpkins. Think again, Halloween is not as safe as it used to be once upon a time ago. Crime rates have been increasing over the years. More and more kids are […]

TOP CAUSES OF HOUSE FIRES

October 18, 2017

Cooking Of the many causes of a house fire, cooking or cooking equipment is one of the most common. Kitchen fires are widespread and highly dangerous due to the potential increase in intensity. There are many things in the kitchen that could spark a fire in seconds that could spread rapidly. Oven mitts, dish towels […]

UNUSUAL ALARM ACTIVITY DUE TO SHAW MAINTENANCE

October 4, 2017

Please be advised that Shaw has a planned network outage scheduled beginning at midnight on October 5th and ending at 6 am. You may experience unusual alarm activity due to the outage, such as: Beeping or chiming of the keypad Amber trouble light on your keypad Sounding of the siren enunciator Please check your communication […]

GET RID OF YOUR LANDLINE

September 18, 2017

It’s time to pull the plug – on your home phone. Think about it! You already have a cell phone that you’re paying for monthly. Why should you continue paying for a landline at an extra cost? CHANGING TECHNOLOGIES Many individuals have been committed to their landlines due to security system requirements. Home security systems […]

Are you Protected from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

September 15, 2017

Carbon monoxide is a toxic gas, but, being colourless, odourless, tasteless, and initially non-irritating, it is difficult for people to detect. Carbon monoxide is a product of incomplete combustion of organic matter. It is often produced by motor vehicles that run on gasoline, diesel, methane, or other carbon-based fuels and from tools, gas heaters, and […]

Imposter Alert – Beware of scams

August 22, 2017

It has been reported to us that individuals are presenting themselves to people’s homes as ProTELEC employees who are not ProTELEC employees. The representatives claim to represent ProTELEC and tell customers that they have a system upgrade to install at their residence. The customers are then asked to sign a new “upgraded contract” for the […]

CHECKMATE – WINNER OF BEST LONE WORKER MONITORING

August 1, 2017

2017 WINNER OF BEST LONE WORKER SOFTWARE/SOLUTIONS We are honoured that The Canadian Occupational Safety 2017 Readers’Choice awards has recognized CHECKMATE as the best lone worker software/solutions. We take pride in providing a service that helps protect lone workers. We’re constantly working to grow our CHECKMATE products and services, and we look forward to continuing to provide our customers with services that protect their […]