In 1898 Charles E. Potter began developing products that sent electronically coded signals to a central monitoring station. This allowed fire and police officials to be instantly dispatched to any fire or security emergency.

By 1920, Potter Electric Signal Company was utilizing customized products and monitoring them with the latest telecommunications equipment. In a time when human initiative was the most valuable industrial commodity, Charles Potter was able to combine state of the art equipment with dedicated men to provide St. Louis with the best night watchmen service in the metropolitan area.

Innovative and market leading designs ensure that POTTER Signal Fire Alarm system always provide cost-effective and reliable solutions to a wide range of fire detection application