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ALARM

Abbreviation for:
Association of Litigation and Risk Managers
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By their uncertain light she thought she could discern it to be drawn by four horses; and this, while it told the excess of her poor mother's alarm, gave some explanation to such unexpected rapidity.
You really alarm me, taking the accident so to heart.
The old gentleman was looking at him now in unconcealed alarm.
They likewise dwelt upon the cannibal propensities of the Happars, a subject which they were perfectly aware could not fail to alarm us; while at the same time they earnestly disclaimed all participation in so horrid a custom.
While in this plight, a troop of Buffalo came trotting by in great alarm.
On the day following the alarm just mentioned, several parties arrived from different directions, and were met and conducted by some of the braves to the council lodge, where they reported the events and success of their expeditions, whether of war or hunting; which news was afterwards promulgated throughout the village, by certain old men who acted as heralds or town criers.
Count the alarms In most cases, one alarm isn't enough.
Researchers from Harlem Hospital Center embarked on a quality improvement project with the main aim of improving response time to alarms by reducing alarm frequency.
Smoke alarms more than 10 years old no longer offer a reliable level of safety and are often the source for nuisance alarms.
A heat alarm in the kitchen and additional smoke alarms in each living room, as well as bedrooms - particularly when there are electrical appliances or a person is bedridden or vulnerable due to ill health or disability, will help keep you safe while you sleep.
The use of clinical alarms in high risk areas such as labor and delivery is mandated by regulatory agencies (Jo & Paul, 2012).
Effective alarm rationalisation can only take place when the "noise" caused by the mass of nuisance alarms has been eliminated.