Since 1965, thousands of homeowners and businesses have trusted Abel to meet their security requirements. From humble beginnings, we now employ over 100 staff across thirteen branches nationwide.
LEADERS IN ELECTRONIC SECURITY
Protecting families and businesses for generations
Abel Alarm is a leading provider of electronic security systems for homes and business premises.
From intruder and fire alarms, to access control and CCTV systems and the very latest premium home automation products, thousands of people have trusted Abel to protect their families, businesses and their assets.
We’ve been building valuable, long-term relationships with our clients since 1965. Our first-class team are passionate about security. We’re still here today because of our commitment to innovation and our dedication to the very best customer service. With our many years of expertise, you can feel secure in our knowledge.
Abel through the decades
Over 50 years of security expertise
Abel was founded in 1965
Abel Alarm was founded by Mr Peter J Eyre in 1965, when he decided to leave the security firm where he had worked for 17 years to start his own business. Abel has grown to be one of the largest privately owned security firms in the UK. Today, Mr Eyre’s grandson, Joel Mulloy, runs the business and is the Managing Director.
Building for the future
The head office, sales operations, manufacturing and service division were installed in newly constructed premises, where Abel opens its first Central Station with a ceremony performed by Sir Henry Tate.
Servicing businesses to meet their security needs
Throughout the 1980s, Abel increases its product range as new technologies enter the market.
Expanding the Abel branch network
Abel Alarm now operates from 13 branches across the UK. To increase our national footprint, we acquired several security businesses. Pictured here is our first Newcastle branch.
Launching the Abel network
Abel launches its own network, enabling its Communication Monitoring Centre to work with businesses to provide safe and more cost effective connection.
Continually audited and monitored to the meet latest security standards
Abel continue to be at the forefront of the industry ensuring that we develop to meet the growth in the security industry.
Joel Mulloy appointed Managing Director
Joel Mulloy began working at his Grandfather’s company in 2002 in the ICT department and continued to progress through the team. In 2017, he was appointed as Managing Director.
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Are you the future of Abel Alarm?
Fancy joining the Abel Alarm family? We are always on the lookout for passionate people to join our growing team. Can’t see what you are looking for? Drop us a line anyway and tell us a bit about yourself! We will always respond and it could lead to exciting times.
Blaze your own trail and become an Abel apprentice. It’s a real job, with hands-on experience, a salary and the chance to train while you work. You’re treated just like all the other employees, with a contract of employment and holiday leave.
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Why you should choose Abel
For all your security needs: you’re in the safest hands
Since 1965, we’ve protected thousands of homeowners and businesses from the threat of crime and the risk of fire. We are still here today because we offer bespoke intruder alarm, CCTV and access control solutions to meet your requirements. We’ve always been at the forefront of technology, and continue to lead the way with the very best in smart home automation.
Our security systems, intruder alarms, CCTV and access control are third party accredited by the NSI (National Security Inspectorate) NACOSS Gold scheme.
NSI is recognised as the leading certification body for the security sector in the UK. Businesses and homeowners who choose a NSI approved company like Abel Alarm, have the reassurance that their contractor is regularly audited and monitored to the latest industry standards, to meet the demands expected by police, fire, insurers and other stakeholders.
Our fire alarm systems are also certificated to the SP203 BAFE (British Approvals Fire Equipment) scheme, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers.
We design and engineer our alarm, access control and fire safety systems from our head office in Leicester. Our range of security services goes from alarm systems with video verification to automation of indoor and outdoor spaces. An Abel Alarm is always personalised making us the benchmark for security in the UK.
Abel Alarm are registered members of the ECA (Electrical Contractors Association) and FSA (Fire & Security Association), certified NSI Gold, as well as members of the UVDB and a BAFE registered company. Such accreditations and associations mean that we are independently reviewed to check that we can competently deliver your security or fire requirement.