FARA Model Alarm Ordinance

FARA Publications Return to Publication List This Model Alarm Ordinance has been prepared to assist public safety and the alarm industry in enacting comprehensive, proven alarm management...

FARA Model Fee Resolution

FARA Publications Return to Publication List Some jurisdictions will specify the fines and fees in the text of the ordinance; others will adopt fines and fees by a separate resolution. Adopting fines and fees separately allows the locality to change fines and fees...

FARA Standard For Smoke Emitting Devices

FARA Publications Return to Publication List Provides a standard that can be incorporated into a local alarm ordinance for a Smoke Emitting Device: A machine specifically constructed to be triggered/activated by an intruder detection system that, when activated,...

FARA Guide To Alarm Ordinances

FARA Publications Return to Publication List The FARA Guide to Alarm Ordinances is designed to assist in the reduction and management of false alarms. We hope to provide an overview of specific items to consider when addressing your false alarm problem. It is designed...

SIA – CP01 Standard

FARA Publications Return to Publication List This standard details recommended design features for security system control panels and their associated arming and disarming devices to reduce the incidence of false alarms. These features are applicable to both...