by Chris Heaton - Vice President of Membership and Chapter Relations
Our member surveys continually reveal a common thread with other trade and member-based associations. When asked about the importance of different programs and services – advocacy is an intrinsic and highly-important benefit.
On July 31, 2017, Governor Brown signed AB 1616, effectively ending the continuing threat by local jurisdictions to assess civil fines or penalties against alarm companies for false dispatches. California joins Texas and Florida with similar legislative restrictions that prohibit such fines unless alarm company operator error or improper equipment or installation was demonstrated. It may run contrary to any reasonable person’s view of due process, but California was the...
ESA Announces SIAC as 2017 ESA Gives Back PartnerESA's Philanthropic Program Rallies Around SIAC in Time of Need, Launches Fundraising Efforts at Leadership SummitIrving, Texas (February 22, 2017) - Each year, the Electronic Security Association's philanthropic ESA Gives Back program engages its members in supporting charitable initiatives. In 2016, the program raised over $10,000 for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, benefitting the families of law enforcement...