Besides peace-of-mind, having a monitored Burglar, Fire and Carbon Monoxide protection can save you up to 20% off your homeowner’s premiums.
Below you will find several home invasion statistics. We provide these statistics not to scare you, but to keep you aware. Please browse the categories above to learn more ways to not only protect your home but also your family.
Via: Homeowners Insurance
Did you know there are approximately 3,153,600 burglaries that occur annually in the United States? That means if you spread the amount of burglaries evenly over 365 days, approximately 8,640 burglaries occur each and every day! According to the FBI and US Department of Justice, 1 in every 5 homes in North America will experience a break-in or invasion! Solid State Alarms, Inc. customizes every security system we install. No Cookie-cutter systems here! We use the latest in technology and design to ensure every aspect and every member of your home is secure.
Fire is one of the most devastating dangers in the home. According to FEMA, more than 3,500 Americans die each year in fires and approximately 18,300 are injured. In fact, in 2009 alone, an estimated 480,500 home fires occurred resulting in 2,695 civilian deaths, 14,740civilian injuries, and $10.8 billion in property damages. Being prepared can save valuable seconds in a real-life emergency. That’s why having proper fire detection installed, an evacuation plan in place, and practicing that plan with every household member can make all the difference. Check out this educational video from Honeywell for a step-by-step approach to a proper fire escape plan.
This deadly, colorless, odorless & poisonous gas is produced by the incomplete burning of various fuels, including coal, wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane, and natural gas. Products and equipment powered by internal combustion engines such as portable generators, cars, lawn mowers, and power washers also produce CO. The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that approximately 170 people in the United States die every year from CO produced by non-automotive consumer products. Solid State Alarms, Inc. offers an array of tools to help protect your family.
Although detecting rising water cannot prevent damage to property, it can save lives and alert you to impending damage/danger. Being informed allows the opportunity to take immediate action to minimize impact. This is particularly useful for vacation or rental properties that are unoccupied for periods of time during the “off” season. Solid State Alarms, Inc. provides plenty of options for every environment to ensure your peace of mind.
According to the FBI, and U.S Department of Justice, there are approximately 8000 home invasions in North America every single day 38% resulting in assaults, and 60% resulting in rape. 3,600,000 is the average number of home invasions that occurred between 1994 and 2000.