Alarm Installation

Monitor your profits with this program for contractors who provide installation, service and/or monitoring of burglar, fire and other types of alarms, intercom systems and closed-circuit televisions.

About Our Agency

Boston Insurance Specialists (BIS) is an independently owned Wholesale Property & Casualty Broker. We are a leading Managing General Agent (MGA) serving the New England States.

Our firm delivers quality insurance solutions to retail agents needing access to Excess & Surplus Lines Specialty Products; including, Property, Casualty, Professional Liability and Personal Lines.

Exceptional Service and Underwriting Expertise make the BIS difference.

Our greatest strength lies in the quality and experience of our people and the ability to respond quickly to your needs.

Underwriting Rules

Limitation of (Liquidated) Damages: Credits may be available if the contract contains a provision limiting the amount of liability resulting from the failure of an alarm system to a specified amount (often $250). Obtain a copy of the alarm installation/service contract and the percentage of contracts containing the liquidated damages clause.

Prohibited Business


  • Off-shore exposures - gas and oil rigs, ships
  • Installation and monitoring of alarms at chemical, fertilizer, and petro-chemical facilities
  • Monitoring for home incarceration and pretrial release
  • Hired and/or Non-Owned Auto Coverage
  • Metal, chemical or explosive detection devices at transportation facilities, federal buildings or post office mailrooms
  • Fire suppression system installation, service and repair
Effective Date: 06/29/2018