The Personal Emergency Response System(s) shall be Alpha Communications® PERS-1, or approved equal.
The contractor shall furnish and install one (1) model PERS-1 at each appropriate housing unit, including telephone wiring and wireless necklace type or wristwatch type pendant transmitter. Wireless pendant is to be worn on the resident at all times once the system has been activated. Minimal time and no tools are required for installation. Standard telephone wiring is needed and system shall plug into standard RJ11 type phone jack.
The Response System Box shall be Beige color plastic and shall be set either on table/desk top, shelf, or floor. Unit shall plug into standard electrical outlet and includes 48-hour back-up battery.
Contractor shall install as per manufacturer's instructions and observe all local and national electrical and building codes.
This system is ideal for Seniors, people with disabilities or medical conditions (heart disease, high blood pressure, asthma, etc.), latch-key children, and people who live alone. Now you don't have to worry about how you will contact emergency services or your family should you be unable to get to the phone.
A simple press of the wireless pendant transmitter automatically dials an emergency phone number, putting you in touch with family or a 24-hour central station monitoring service (provided separately at additional cost). You have the choice between two convenient transmitter devices, a wireless necklace chain type or wristwatch type pendant, that you can wear at all times. When an emergency occurs, you can immediately activate your Personal Emergency Response System , and get the help you need.
Best of all, installation is simple and requires no tools