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TMA 2020 Achievement Highlights

With your support and participation, TMA has advanced the following initiatives so far this year: With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, TMA initiated many efforts to assist and protect our members: When members contacted TMA about the potential impact of stay-at-home orders and social distancing on their UL-listings if their operators […]

Attend TMA’s General Membership Meeting, Oct. 21

TMA will host its General Membership Meeting on October 21st at 2:00PM [EST]. Set aside some time to hear the latest information on some of the great projects and initiatives that TMA volunteers and staff have been focused on in the past few months. Like so many of your companies, our priorities shifted with the […]

Experiencing blocked or mislabeled calls?

TMA wants to hear from you! In response to the FCC request for examples, TMA seeks to learn how members’ communications with customers are being impacted by call blocking programs initiated by carriers to stop robocalls.  Please email cbesore@tms.us with your comments by Sept. 24th. Please provide the following information for any instances: Whether the […]

October Virtual Town Hall Addresses Public Safety Issues

Gain insights into the most critical issues facing public safety leaders today Hear directly from top law enforcement and fire leaders Monday, September 14, 2020 | 11:00 AM REGISTER Please join the president of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Chief Steven R. Casstevens; the president of the International Association of Fire Chiefs […]

AICC Seeks Comment – Recent Equipment Prohibitions

AICC is evaluating the possibility of filing comments regarding the impact of recent prohibitions on use of equipment (including video surveillance) from ZTE and Huawei (and their affiliates) on its members. Comments are due September 14. Any information you can about your company in response to the following questions would be greatly appreciated: Does your […]

TMA Events – Read the New Issue of TMA Dispatch

Go online now to view the latest issue of TMA Dispatch. See what TMA has planned for its fall events – the Annual Meeting and OPS-TECH. Learn how TMA staff and leaders are putting the power of the Internet behind its programming to deliver its insightful and inspiring content and some powerful networking – with […]

NetOne’s CTO Appointed New TMA Standards Committee Chair

TMA is pleased to announce that Glenn Schroeder, Chief Technology Officer, NetOne, Inc., has been appointed to Chair, TMA Standards Committee. Glenn bring 40 years of alarm industry knowledge and experience to his new role. Over the span of his career, Glenn has held key senior leadership positions in Information Technology, Corporate Finance, Central Station, […]

The Monitoring Association Reveals Average Compensation for Monitoring Center Managers in 2018 to be $82,000 in New Study

TMA released its latest Wage & Comp Survey—the purpose of which is to provide monitoring and security services companies with salary and benefits information to guide hiring and compensation decisions. The Survey was created in partnership with TRG Associates, Inc., a consulting firm that specializes in the security alarm industry. Participation in the Survey was […]

The Monitoring Association Releases Revised ANSI-accredited Standard

In its on-going effort to reduce the occurrence and impact of false dispatches, TMA has released the latest revision of its ANSI-accredited standard, TMA CS-V-01-2020 (Version August 01, 2020). This standard takes alarm verification and confirmation to its next level by defining multiple-attempt confirmation, biometric, audio and video confirmation. The standard is now available for […]