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CSL DualCom Pro Fire

CSL DualCom Pro Fire

We are extremely excited to be able to offer our clients the latest addition to the CSL Dualcom Pro range- The Dualcom Pro Fire!

CCTV Monitoring in Hotels and B&Bs

CCTV Monitoring in Hotels and B&Bs

If you are considering CCTV monitoring in a hotel or B&B you might be wondering the legalities of it and if you will really get the value. Read on!

CCTV Monitoring On Construction Sites

CCTV Monitoring On Construction Sites

CCTV monitoring on building sites is a vital part of keeping your site and staff safe. Find out here what the benefits are. Read on!

How Elderly Alarm Monitoring Can Help Dementia Patients

How Elderly Alarm Monitoring Can Help Dementia Patients

Effective elderly alarm monitoring can help dementia patients live independently and safely for longer. Find out how here.

Alarm Monitoring For Bars And Pubs

Alarm Monitoring For Bars And Pubs

Alarm monitoring for bars and pubs is now becoming more commonplace as many licensees understand the immense benefits it can bring. Read more!

Alarm Receiving Centre Regulations

Alarm Receiving Centre Regulations

Alarm receiving centre regulations are essential in managing our ARC, processes and staff. Look here to see how the regulations improve our service.

How Does Remote CCTV Monitoring Work?

How Does Remote CCTV Monitoring Work?

Remote CCTV monitoring is an important element of your security policy. Here we explore how remote CCTV monitoring works and the benefits.

Benefits of Alarm Monitoring

Benefits of Alarm Monitoring

What are the benefits of alarm monitoring? Find out the top 5 benefits from alarm monitoring experts, First County Monitoring.

Burglar Alarm Monitoring For Small Businesses

Burglar Alarm Monitoring For Small Businesses

Burglar alarm monitoring for small businesses is a big part of business security. Read here the risks of theft and the benefits of a monitored alarm.

Alarm Monitoring Services For Closed Businesses

Alarm Monitoring Services For Closed Businesses

Alarm monitoring services for closed businesses can help you protect your assets from crime whilst they are empty due to the Coronavirus lockdown.

Alarm Monitoring Services For Factories

Alarm Monitoring Services For Factories

Find out how alarm monitoring services for factories could be crucial to protecting workers and businesses in this blog from alarm monitoring experts.

Fire Alarm Monitoring Regulations

Fire Alarm Monitoring Regulations

To ensure fire alarm monitoring companies operate to high standards there are several fire alarm monitoring regulations we need to comply with.

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Update

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Update

In response to the global health emergency, we would like to inform you of our Service Continuity Plans and how we are keeping ‘business as usual’.

Alarm Monitoring In 2020

Alarm Monitoring In 2020

Each year technological advances have a big impact on alarm monitoring. This year looks set to be the same, so let’s look at alarm monitoring in 2020.

CCTV In Sports And Leisure

CCTV In Sports And Leisure

The use of CCTV in sports and leisure is popular and effective in keeping participants, spectators, and bystanders protected and safe. Read more.

Why Fire Alarm Monitoring Is Important

Why Fire Alarm Monitoring Is Important

Fire alarm monitoring is an essential part of having a fire alarm. Read here to find out why fire alarm monitoring is important.

Alarm Monitoring For Councils

Alarm Monitoring For Councils

Find out how CCTV and alarm monitoring for councils can help reduce and tackle crime and keep the streets safe across the UK.

CCTV Policy Step By Step

CCTV Policy Step By Step

There is a lot of legislation you need to follow to have CCTV installed, View the First County Monitoring CCTV policy step by step guide here.

Writing A CCTV Policy

Writing A CCTV Policy

If you have decided to install CCTV cameras at your business, then you will need a CCTV policy. Look here for a guide on how to write a CCTV policy.

Data Protection Tips For Offices

Data Protection Tips For Offices

We have compiled some great data protection tips for offices to keep your business GDPR compliant and your data safe. Have a look here.

Our Call Centre Services

Our Call Centre Services

How can call centre services help your business be more effective and free up your time to concentrate on the day to day? Find out here

Security Monitoring In Retail

Security Monitoring In Retail

Each year £700 million is lost due to customer theft. Let’s take a look at the different options available for security monitoring in retail.

Security Alarm Monitoring For Farms

Security Alarm Monitoring For Farms

In 2019 the cost of rural crime in the UK was £50mill. Let’s look at some of the different types of security alarm monitoring for farms on offer.

A Complete Business Security Package For 2020

A Complete Business Security Package For 2020

Here at First County Monitoring, we provide a complete business security package for 2020.Take a look at how we can protect your business.

First County Monitoring At Christmas

First County Monitoring At Christmas

Have a look here to see how First County Monitoring celebrates Christmas and the sort of year we have had.

CCTV In The Workplace

CCTV In The Workplace

If you are considering installing CCTV in the workplace read these top 5 things you need to know about CCTV in the workplace to keep compliant.

Protect Your Business From Fire

Protect Your Business From Fire

A fire can devastate your business and risks lives. Read our blog here to find out the best ways to protect your business from fire.

What Is Fire Alarm Monitoring?

What Is Fire Alarm Monitoring?

There are different types of alarm monitoring and fire alarm monitoring is one of them. So, what is Fire Alarm Monitoring? Find out here.

Why Have Monitored Alarms?

Why Have Monitored Alarms?

Installing an alarm is one part of fighting crime and aiding health and safety. Alarm monitoring is vital. But why have monitored alarms? Find out.

Preparing Your Business For Christmas

Preparing Your Business For Christmas

Preparing your business for Christmas needs some thought. How do you keep your business secure during a shutdown? Find out here.

CCTV Monitoring In Schools And Nurseries

CCTV Monitoring In Schools And Nurseries

CCTV Monitoring in schools and nurseries in contentious but many use it effectively for child and staff safety. Read more.

Pros and Cons of CCTV

Pros and Cons of CCTV

What are the pros and cons of CCTV? It is a hotly contested topic. Find out here what the benefits and drawbacks of CCTV are.

Villains Caught On CCTV

Villains Caught On CCTV

Let's take a look at some of the more infamous cases of criminals caught with the help of CCTV in our latest blog post, villains caught on CCTV.

Does CCTV Reduce Crime?

Does CCTV Reduce Crime?

There’s at least one story in the news every day about a city or council planning to install CCTV Cameras, but does CCTV reduce crime? Find out.

Is CCTV Legal?

Is CCTV Legal?

Is CCTV Legal? CCTV cameras are increasingly being used both for domestic properties and businesses but there are a lot of rules around it. Read on.

Common CCTV Questions Answered

Common CCTV Questions Answered

Have a look here at some CCTV frequently asked questions in our blog: Common CCTV Questions Answered. Read on for more!

Minimising False Alerts For Fire And Security Alarms

Minimising False Alerts For Fire And Security Alarms

Minimising false alerts for fire and security alarms is vital for supporting the fire brigade. Find out how we do that through fire alarm monitoring.

Facial Recognition And CCTV

Facial Recognition And CCTV

Facial recognition is always a hot topic. Find out how it works, the benefits, and how it is used in the UK and China. Read on!

Lone Worker Alarm Receiving Centre Accreditations

Lone Worker Alarm Receiving Centre Accreditations

The lone worker sector is heavily regulated. As a lone worker ARC, we hold all the lone worker alarm receiving centre accreditations needed. Read on!

Fire Safety And Monitoring For Businesses

Fire Safety And Monitoring For Businesses

A fire is devastating. Fire safety and monitoring for businesses is absolutely vital for protecting staff, assets, and data. Find out more here.

Monitoring Employees With CCTV

Monitoring Employees With CCTV

What rules and regulations do you need to follow if you are monitoring employees with CCTV? Find out in this article from CCTV monitoring experts.

Why Choose An NSI Gold Accredited Alarm Receiving Centre?

Why Choose An NSI Gold Accredited Alarm Receiving Centre?

In this blog, we explain who the NSI are, why their accreditation matters and what it means to you and your business. Read on!

Lone Worker Monitoring And The Law Part 2

Lone Worker Monitoring And The Law Part 2

Lone worker monitoring and the law is complex. Let's look at the laws and industry guidelines that govern Alarm Receiving Centres.

Why Outsource Surveillance To A CCTV Receiving Centre?

Why Outsource Surveillance To A CCTV Receiving Centre?

Why outsource surveillance to a CCTV Receiving Centre? The benefits are financial, legal, and emotional. Read on to find out more!

Lone Worker Monitoring And The Law Part 1

Lone Worker Monitoring And The Law Part 1

In the first of this two-part series, we will be looking at the complex legal aspects of lone worker monitoring. Read on for clarity!

Choosing A Reliable ARC

Choosing A Reliable ARC

Choosing an Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) can be a big decision. Find out here how to choose your ARC so you can be protected and confident.

What Happens In A Lone Worker Monitoring Centre?

What Happens In A Lone Worker Monitoring Centre?

A lone working monitoring centre is essential in keeping lone workers safe. Find out what happens in a lone working alarm receiving centre here.

What Does A Fire Alarm Monitoring Centre Do?

What Does A Fire Alarm Monitoring Centre Do?

What does a fire alarm monitoring centre do? Find out in this article from a leading alarm receiving centre in North Yorkshire.

CCTV Surveillance Laws UK

CCTV Surveillance Laws UK

The laws and legislation around CCTV can seem quite complicated and intimidating. In this article we demystify CCTV surveillance laws UK. Read on!

How Does Alarm Monitoring Work?

How Does Alarm Monitoring Work?

How does alarm monitoring work? Find out here! We monitor CCTV, intruder, fire, and lone worker alarms for UK wide companies. Read on!

Advice On Lone Working From A Lone Worker Receiving Centre

Advice On Lone Working From A Lone Worker Receiving Centre

Read this article for advice on lone working from a lone worker receiving centre. We keep thousands of lone workers safe. Discover our top tips here.

A Day in A CCTV Monitoring Centre

A Day in A CCTV Monitoring Centre

Find out exactly what happens in a CCTV monitoring centre. How do CCTV monitoring stations protect homes and businesses? Read on to find out more.

The Importance Of Fire Alarm Monitoring

The Importance Of Fire Alarm Monitoring

In this week’s blog, we outline what fire alarm monitoring is, why it’s so important and how it can benefit your business. Read on for more.

What is An Alarm Receiving Centre?

What is An Alarm Receiving Centre?

What is an alarm receiving centre? Find out in this article from an accredited alarm receiving centre based in Selby, North Yorkshire.

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bespoke monitoring solutions

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Bespoke monitoring including; instant notification of machinery & equipment, system process failures.

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