Guard RFID Solutions Inc. to provide its Active RFID based products and solutions to further augment SimplexGrinnell’s rich product portfolio in Healthcare
Vancouver,BC, Aug. 13, 2010 – After collaborating to implement Infant Security and Patient Protection systems in several healthcare facilities, SimplexGrinnell and GuardRFID have executed a Distribution Agreement that formally provides SimplexGrinnell access to GuardRFID’s products and solutions for deployment in hospitals. GuardRFID’s leading edge Active RFID platform offers the smallest tags in the industry, and is designed to support multiple applications for tracking, locating and protecting people and assets on a single backbone.
“Both SimplexGrinnell and its customers have been very pleased with the features and performance of GuardRFID’s systems,” said Suzanne Rahall, Healthcare Marketing Manager at SimplexGrinnell. “The system is easy to use and reliable, which are the two fundamental attributes that are paramount for end users. We look forward to continuing collaboration between the two companies in order to provide the best patient and asset security, tracking and healthcare RTLS available in the market.”
“I am excited about the formal relationship with SimplexGrinnell. It has a significant presence in North America, not only from a sales perspective but also from a service standpoint,” stated Zahir Abji, President and CEO of Guard RFID Solutions Inc. “This ensures that there is almost always local presence available to the customer, who rightly expects that help is available round the clock for their mission critical systems. SimplexGrinnell’s superior customer service capabilities, and diverse products offerings, makes the company a great system integration partner for GuardRFID.”
SimplexGrinnell, a Tyco International company, provides a comprehensive array of fire alarm, fire sprinkler, fire suppression, integrated security, communications and nurse call systems and services. With one million customers, 150 local offices, and over 200 years of history in the fire business, SimplexGrinnell is the leader in fire and life safety