In this series, FMC will outline false alarm by-laws for alarm response in cities in areas that FMC provides service and monitoring. We will present information if you have a security alarm system with security alarm monitoring, or if you have a fire alarm or sprinkler system monitored. Today, we will look at Alarm Response Policies in the City of Windsor, Ontario.
Security Alarm System Response Policy from Windsor Police Service:
Registration Required: Yes – $24.00
Verification: All alarm calls are required to be verified prior to alarm dispatch.
False Alarms (per 365 day period):
1st 3 False Alarms per Calendar Year For Registered Users: FREE
4th False Alarm: $100.00
All Subsequent False Alarms: $100.00
Each False Alarm from Non-Registered Alarms: $100.00
Fire Alarm Response Policy for Windsor Fire Department:
There are currently no formal policies or fees in place for false alarms from Windsor Fire Department.
Full details on these policies can be viewed by following these links:
Windsor Police Security Alarm Response Policy:
Windsor Fire Department Website for more information on Fire Safety:
For information on how to reduce false alarms, visit this blog post.
For information on how to reduce false dispatches on your security alarm system through Enhanced Call Verification, please refer to this blog post.
If you have any other questions, or concerns, please Contact Us.
This information is current as of the blog posting date.