About NationWide

Since our early beginnings in 1972 NationWide Digital Monitoring has been an industry leader. We were one of the very first central stations to offer wholesale monitoring to dealers an 800 toll free line across state lines. Today we are still an industry leader offering Commercial and Residential monitoring over telephone lines, VoIP, Internet, Radio, Interactive Services, PERS, Two Way Voice, Video and GPS Satellite Services.

From our state of the art UL listed, TMA Five Diamond Monitoring Center in Freeport, New York we service the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year with our team of bilingual dispatchers. At NationWide Digital Monitoring we pride ourselves on our client services partnering with some of the country’s best known Security Dealers.

Monitoring Center

Since 1972 NationWide Digital Monitoring has been providing quality central station services to hundreds of alarm dealers throughout the United States.

NationWide Digital Monitoring’s Central Station was custom designed and constructed to meet and exceed all U.L. specifications for central station monitoring. Our triple redundant monitoring systems are the best in the industry and conform to all U.L. requirements. The safety measures and backups are designed so we can continuously protect your customers against fire, burglary, personal and environmental emergencies. Providing the best possible quality of service, NationWide Digital operates its own IT and software development departments to develop unique products and solutions in response to our dealers’ needs and suggestions.
Advanced technology is only part of NationWide Digital’s solution. Not even the most innovative technology can make up for poor training or lack of concern by the people that have direct contact with your customers. Our central station personnel are trained to deal with your customers in a professional and helpful manner.
We continue to invest in the latest equipment, training, security and automation systems so we can provide the fastest response to any alarm condition. We provide you and your customer’s instant online access to information, account histories and a multitude of reports.

Some of our technology providers:

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Our Team

Management Team
For more than forty years, NationWide Digital Monitoring has been providing monitoring services to dealers throughout the United States. Our management team has decades of experience in central station monitoring and the security industry. They make sure that NationWide Digital always puts its dealers and their customers first.

Dealer Services
Our dedicated dealer service team understand your business because they’ve been there doing every aspect of the security business. We work closely with you to help you achieve the very best services for your customers. Whether its telephone, internet or wireless monitoring, we are5 committed to helping you implement all the latest technologies.

Information Technology
Unlike most of the other monitoring centers out there that use packaged monitoring software, at NationWide Digital we have our own IT staff working with our dealers to customize the monitoring experience. In today’s information age it’s just not enough to treat each dealer the same. At NationWide, we realize each dealer needs their own personal and dedicated processes and that is what we offer.

Monitoring Center
We understand that your customers view our monitoring staff as an extension of your business. Our knowledgeable and courteous staff are TMA certified, having gone through an intensive training, testing and certification. You can be sure that your customers are in good hands at NationWide.

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To help us maintain our leading position, we submit our service to the compliance and accreditation requirements of the security industry’s leading independent organizations and state licensing boards. Our credentials include the following:

UL is a global independent safety science company offering expertise across five key strategic businesses: Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services and Verification Services. Our breadth, established objectivity and proven history mean we are a symbol of trust and enable us to help provide peace of mind to all.


NationWide Digital Monitoring meets and exceeds the rigorous demands, inspection and procedural requirements of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY). NationWide is an FDNY PFA Approved Central Station Fire Alarm Company.


The world’s leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.


Providing universally recognized certification for all individuals in engineering.


The Monitoring Association (TMA) is a trade association representing providers, users, bureaus, and other agencies of Central Station protection services that are certified by a TMA-approved Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL), such as UL, FM and/or ETL.


The IQ Certification Program gives consumers a way to identify alarm companies that are committed to providing them with high-quality security and life safety systems.


Partner in Service: Kirschenbaum & Kirschenbaum, P.C., has represented the alarm industry since 1977. The firm has litigated more cases for the alarm industry than any other firm in New York, and most likely the country. The firm has represented most of the insurance companies that have offered errors and omissions insurance to the alarm industry since the late 1970s, and continues to represent insurers offering such coverage. The successful experience in handling defense claims is impressive and many of the cases are published under our Reported Cases page on this website. Cases involving burglar alarms, fire alarms, temperature, water flow, heat as well as guard response and stationary guard services are represented.

The firm has also had extensive experience handling claims between alarm companies for tortuous interference of contracts and a wide range of shareholder and corporate disputes. The firm regularly litigates in New York State court and is experienced in Federal Court. Kenneth Kirschenbaum is often retained as consultant to assist counsel in other states and to monitor litigation in jurisdictions where the firm does not regularly practice.


Partner in Service: The Alarm Exchange is for alarm company announcements, solicitations, offers, etc. Those wishing to sell or buy; borrow or lend; dealer program or dealer; central stations; insurance brokers; business brokers, insurance companies; equipment to sell; looking for employees; subcontractors; mergers; there is no charge to post a listing here. Each listing is subject to review and approval and will be posted for approximately 10 days unless renewed. Include your contact information, phone, email and web site. Posting by category will depend on response to this forum. Send your post for review to Ken@KirschenbaumEsq.com.

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NationWide Digital is licensed in the following jurisdictions:

  • Alabama, Russellville 2013-109
  • Alabama, Huntsville Registered
  • Alabama, Montgomery 484
  • Alabama, State AESBL 13-799
  • Arizona, Phoenix P12-161
  • Arizona, Mesa R000955
  • Arkansas, State Approved
  • California, State ACO 6759
  • California, Fontana 38898
  • California, Oakland 90
  • California, Sacramento 310
  • California, San Francisco 374100
  • California, Los Angeles 299783-33
  • Colorado, Colorado Springs 718575
  • Colorado, Denver 1039108
  • Florida, State EF20000949
  • Florida, Boca Raton 253
  • Florida, Fort Lauderdale R1227
  • Florida, Cape Coral AC301
  • Florida, Jacksonville 18
  • Florida, Gainesville Registered
  • Georgia, Albany Registered
  • Illinois, State 127.001426
  • Indiana, Indianapolis LAC-000201
  • Indiana, Evansville 13V162
  • Kansas, Olathe 234
  • Kentucky, Lexington-Fayette 1500038
  • Kentucky, Louisville Metro 461
  • Louisiana, Lafayette Registered
  • Maryland, Baltimore 1199
  • Maryland, Charles 249
  • Maryland, Montgomery 293
  • Maryland, Calvert ABL249
  • Maryland, Frederick F0052
  • Maryland, Prince George 152
  • Maryland, Howard 162
  • Maryland, State 107-1199
  • Massachusetts, Barnstable – Hyannis 13-054
  • Missouri, Saint Louis LC9615631
  • Nebraska, Omaha 90
  • Nebraska, Lincoln 140
  • New Mexico, Albuquerque 241
  • New Jersey, State 34BF00024900
  • New York, State 12000292700
  • New York, Buffalo AC782
  • New York FDNY Approved 886-22
  • North Carolina, Asheville 243
  • North Carolina, Greenville 254
  • Ohio, Cincinnati AC142
  • Ohio, Columbus 2010062160
  • Ohio, Sidney 117
  • Oklahoma, State 1648
  • Oregon, State PSID 43806
  • Pennsylvania, Doylestown 2013-47
  • Pennsylvania, Lancaster 1000
  • Pennsylvania, Solebury 33
  • Tennessee, State 1425
  • Texas State, Burglar B17738
  • Texas State, Fire ACR-1812078
  • Utah, State 7330934-6501
  • Virginia, Fairfax 114391
  • Virginia, State 11-6729
  • Virginia, Loudoun County 277
  • Virginia, Leesburg 277
  • West Virginia, Bridgeport 33853
  • Wisconsin, Milwaukee M-0001703
  • Wisconsin, La Crosse 7874