Innovative security solutions for challenging utility environments
Hundreds of reservoirs, thousands of hatches, a handful of false alarms.
The need to protect the UK’s drinking water supply network from terrorist threats has never been greater. Established over 14 years ago, First Alert is a respected, proven, robust and effective solution that has been installed across many of the UK’s most inhospitable and environmentally challenging utility sites.
First Alert is a Home Office (CPNI) approved system which provides unique intruder-detection way above the standard commercial application to create cutting-edge water facility protection solutions. It delivers dependable, fast-acting response to security breaches, even in the most demanding of environments, while also meeting NPCC (National Police Chiefs Council) guidelines to achieve a guaranteed police response.
Reservoirs, one-third of the UK’s supply protected.
False alarm incidents per month nationally.
Years protecting Britain’s water supplies.
High-quality, approved security solutions.
First Alert uses sophisticated sensors supported by a bespoke software package to record activity and analyse data collected, which is then relayed to water utility company control centres.