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Synonyms for alarm

Synonyms for alarm

great agitation and anxiety caused by the expectation or the realization of danger

a signal that warns of imminent danger

to notify (someone) of imminent danger or risk

Synonyms for alarm

fear resulting from the awareness of danger

a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event

a clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time

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fill with apprehension or alarm

warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness

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In the second study, researchers from Maimonides Medical Center analyzed the accuracy of cardiac monitor alarms in the intensive care unit (ICU) using the hospital's standard protocol.
For best protection, smoke alarms should be installed inside and outside sleeping rooms.
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Honeywell proposes a holistic approach to alarm management
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Management of change (MOC) is another complex issue because it generally uses a combination of software and business processes to track, review and approve changes that impact the alarms.
Properly installed smoke alarms give an early, audible warning to help you safely escape a fire.
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Turn off the power at the main electrical panel and disconnect the old alarm (Photo 1).
CO alarms need to be left intact in the home so emergency responders can check it when they arrive and provide further instructions.
The Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC), New York, N.
Although installing an alarm system in your home is certainly beneficial (homes with an electronic security system are roughly two to three times less likely to be burglarized than homes without one), false alarms have stretched police resources thin, according to the International Association of Chiefs of Police.