A radio alarm unit that interfaces with an existing manual press button intercom or alarm unit, for example, those found in a hostel or nursing home. Consists of small personal radio transmitter worn by the person, radio receiver connected in to existing press button unit and an alarm unit fitted to any call point with a 9 volt power pack.
Caution: Emergency Call Systems - NBN
The planned National Broadband Network (NBN), if built as proposed, will replace the existing fixed-line copper telecommunications network. Telephone based emergency call systems supplied by companies who are members of Personal Emergency Response Services Australia (PERSA) are expected to work correctly when connected to the NBN. Please be aware that battery back-up time on the NBN will only work for a few hours during a power failure. Please ensure that your NBN customer equipment is set-up correctly to work with your emergency call system and that the Retail Service Provider (RSP) that you have selected to provide your broadband can support that set-up. If the NBN is rolling-out in your area, call your emergency call system supplier before you sign any contract for the NBN service so they can assist you to select an RSP that is likely to support the continued operation of your emergency call system over the NBN.
Caution: Emergency Call Systems - '000'
It is important to be aware that 000 calls from automated devices (such as emergency call systems) cannot be guaranteed a response from the emergency services if they are unable to validate the condition, address and required response. It is therefore not recommended to program 000 into a non-monitored emergency call system (or autodialling system).
Extra product information
- pendant or appropriate switching device to activate an existing call system
- an alternative to a wall mounted button.
- the alarm is quickly and easily fitted to almost any call point (alarm or intercom system) and is powered from a 9 volt power pack
- can be moved from room to room as required
DCT Associates / Australia
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Models / Specifications
Model DCT Vigil-Aide Emergency Alarm Systems for Intercom Systems: One model only
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