TVA to increase national headcount by 15 percent
SAN DIEGO- In an effort to keep pace with customer demand, TVA Fire & Life Safety announced plans to increase its national headcount by more than 15 percent.
The fire protection engineering firm is looking to fill positions in alarm design, consulting, loss control and sprinkler design at its offices in Atlanta, Detroit, San Diego and Seattle.
BOCA RATON, Fla.- Tyco International has merged two SimplexGrinnell offices in South Carolina into one in a cost saving measure, but no employees in either location lost their jobs as a result of the decision.
SUNRISE, Fla. - Traditionally, Sentry Security has offered additional security applications beyond its mainstay of fire systems, but now with a real interest in access control emerging, the company has taken a step to train a sales person to chase those leads.
WHEELING, Ill. - A debate is underway in this Chicago suburb on easing fire sprinkler regulations in a town that has been considered progressive on the issue since it passed its first major residential fire ordinance nine years ago.
Tess talks to Carter Rierson, founder and president of Best Defense Security & Fire Protection, on the need for emergency communications systems in schools in light of school shootings and other emergencies. He advocates a multitiered approach and calls on fire and security manufacturers to work together to come up with ECS solutions that combine the best security and fire technologies.