It took only 15 minutes for that false alarm
to be corrected - and in the meantime, public order prevailed.
A third of all false alarms
across England were attended by fire crews, 6,533 out of 19,777, according to figures from the Estates Return Information Collection published by NHS Digital.
With that in mind, we've configured the system to avoid being set off accidentally by the common causes of false alarms
in warehouses, including emissions from the machinery.
This resulted in fire engines being mobilised on blue lights 18,000 times - almost ten a day - to what turned out to be a false alarm
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Don't just ignore false alarms
- you can't continually reset the system or bypass the alarm, hoping it will go away.
Despite the huge number of fire detection options currently available, devising a system for the pharmaceutical sector that will give the necessary speed of response without creating maintenance problems or generating an unacceptable level of false alarms
is far from easy.
Bosses are also reducing the number of crew that attend callsouts they believe may be false alarms
LIVES could be put at risk every day as firefighters waste hours responding to false alarms
in public buildings and businesses.
Then, as now, authorities complained that too many false alarms
were draining resources away from real emergencies.
They now have just over two months to install the expensive new audio verification technology police believe is needed to reduce the number of false alarms
caused by staff pushing panic buttons for the 'wrong' reason such as antisocial behaviour outside stores.
In 2005 there were 11 false alarms
each month on average, and that fell in 2006 to 7.
Created by the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) and False Alarm
Reduction Association (FARA), the award is designed to raise industry awareness regarding false alarms
WARWICKSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service is using a new software system to reduce the time it spends responding to false alarms
Airline fire detectors have historically produced as high as a 200 to 1 rate of false alarms