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Fall into Statcomm’s Access Control Services

The leaves are changing, the holiday season merchandise is packing the store shelves and the kids are back to school. Autumn is upon us, which means colder temps and winter storms aren’t far behind. Now is a great time to make sure your property is prepared for the...

Active Loss Control

With Memorial Day behind us and the summer season in full swing, barbecues, fireworks, and other summertime traditions are becoming the order of the day. With grills and fireworks comes additional risk to property and lives from fire and fire-related injuries. Whether...

Statcomm Emergency Alert Message 8-18-20

As a result of a lightning strike on our central station AT&T link/interface Monday 8/17, we are experiencing communication problems between many of our central station communicators and our central station operations center. As we are all working diligently to...

Statcomm Employee Spotlight: Jeffrey Hurley

For this month’s Statcomm Employee Spotlight, it is our pleasure to introduce Jeff Hurley! A drummer, Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner and snowboarder, Jeff is a man of many talents and roles, with a passion for excellence and a love of fire safety. Jeff has been with...

Statcomm Employee Spotlight: Sam Benitez

In this latest edition of the Statcomm Spotlight, we’re thrilled to present Sam Benitez, one of our Lead Install Technicians.  Sam carries an associate’s degree in Electronic Technology and is certified as a Level II Technician through the National Institute for...

Don’t Let the Lights Go Out! Self Luminous Exit Signs

Self-luminous or photo-luminescent exit signs are a newer type of exit lights that do not require electricity. These types of lights have a set lifespan of 10, 15 or 20 years and are becoming more common in newer buildings, especially as low mounted “crawl” exit signs...

What’s the Best Alternative to Cellular for My Life Safety Systems?

Statcomm is committed to giving you the information you need to keep your property, tenants, and employees safe in the event of a life safety emergency such as a fire. In the previous article, we talked about the 3G sunset and its implications in terms of function for...

Statcomm Employee Spotlight: Corey Haney

In this month’s Statcomm Employee Spotlight, we’re delighted to introduce you to Corey Haney! A tool collector, home renovator, foodie and travel aficionado who balances a sense of adventure with a strong safety ethic, Corey brings a diverse set of interests and...

3G Is Going Away—Is It Taking Your Life Safety Systems with It?

As cellular technology continues to become more popular and evolve further, slow, outdated or obsolete systems are gradually eliminated from the technosphere. This process, known as “sunsetting,” is intended to free up bandwidth and spectrum for companies to provide...

What to Expect When Expecting Statcomm

Statcomm left you a note on your door or in the entranceway of your building, now what do you do?  As part of our ongoing “What to expect series,” in this installment we want to give a bit of insight on what happens during the different inspections. In our April...

What to Expect When Expecting Statcomm

At Statcomm, we like to provide our clients the most accurate and up-to-date bids and information possible. The site walk is our first opportunity to examine the properties, structures, fire alarm/suppression and life safety systems at firsthand and eye-level, so to...

Inspection Stickers: Small Profile, Big Impact

If you have ever done a walkthrough of a property to either familiarize yourself with or see what fire and life safety devices are on site, you may have noticed various dated stickers. These stickers may be on any number of fire and life safety devices such as fire...

Statcomm Employee Spotlight: Whitney Zobac

In this month’s Statcomm Employee Spotlight, we’re pleased to introduce you to Whitney Zobac! Whitney’s pre-Statcomm resume is extremely diverse, including education, work and travel on three continents. She has taught English as a Second Language in Thailand, served...

What Is The NFPA, And Why Does It Matter?

The National Fire Protection Association was founded in 1896 to help prevent injury, death and economic losses resulting from fires. Today, NFPA is a global nonprofit organization with a membership of over 60,000 worldwide. NFPA’s consensus standards and building...

CC&Rs: Is It Time For an Audit?

Your community’s CC&Rs, or Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions are important documents which specify the rights and responsibilities of both homeowners/tenants and the property or community management team. These documents are intended to create a set of rules...

How Statcomm Inc. is Operating Under The Covid-19 Lockdown

As Statcomm provides life safety systems and property protection services for commercial properties and multi-family communities throughout the Greater Bay Area, we have ‘essential’ and on-call after-hours personnel (service technicians, dispatchers, management, etc.)...

Statcomm Is Your All-In-One Fire Protection Resource

Statcomm has been proudly serving the Bay Area since 1992, including Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties. In that time, we have become one of the Bay Area’s premier life safety installation, maintenance and inspection services, with a...