UNIVERSAL ALARM For Use as a Pad Alarm, Seat Belt Alarm or Personal Alarm Revised: 07/07/17 Model # SUA-1 & SUA-1Y Yellow • Made in PRC Use : With Bed Pad • Chair Pad • Seat Belt or as a Personal Alarm The Secure® Universal Alarm was created by and for longterm care professionals. This alarm is currently used in thousands of concerned care facilities across the U.S. The alarm features: • Always “ON” for resident safety. • Flashing alert light will instantly identify roommate in need…day or night. • OSHA approved 80-decibel sound level. • Alerts staff without frightening resident. • 9 volt battery included. • Low battery indicator light. • Test & reset button. INSTRUCTIONS 1. Install 9 volt battery (included) in alarm by opening battery cover with screwdriver (included). Replace battery cover and tighten screw. PLEASE NOTE: Alarm will immediately sound once battery is installed. To silence the alarm press and hold Test & Reset button on front of alarm until alarm stops sounding. The alarm will automatically reset and be ready to use. 2. Affix Secure® Alarm Holder (AMH-1) to bottom or back of bed or chair out of sight and reach of resident. Simply wrap Velcro® strap with rubberized non-slip backing around railing or frame of bed or chair. CAUTION: Do not affix alarm to a PVC rail. The strap may permanently stain the rail. Holder placement should be easily accessible to staff. Note: If not using an alarm holder remove the paper backing of Velcro® strip attached to back of alarm. Affix the alarm to bed, chair, wheelchair or nightstand using the adhesive backing of the Velcro® strip. 3. If using with Bed Pad: see instructions printed on Bed Pad. If using with Chair Pad: see instructions printed on Chair Pad. If using with Seat Belt: see instruction sheet included with Seat Belt. 4. Insert metal pin of pad/seat belt being used into opening at top of alarm. CAUTION! ALWAYS remove sensor pad pin from alarm by pulling straight up on the white “PULL” tab. DO NOT attempt to remove pin 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. NEW & IMPROVED! For resident and patient safety & to make this alarm as tamper-resistant as possible you must press & hold the TEST & RESET button until the alarm stops sounding. The alarm will automatically reset. any other way or you may damage pin and void warranty. Put alarm in holder and fasten Velcro® closure of holder to secure alarm in holder. Secure excess cord of sensor pad to avoid damage. Place resident so that resident’s buttocks or shoulder are in center of bed or chair pad. To test the alarm press & hold the Test & Reset button on the front of alarm. The alarm will sound 4 times, stop sounding and automatically reset to sound in the event of an exit attempt. Alarm will allow for normal patient movement. However, if patient gets off of pad the alarm will sound to alert staff of an exit attempt. When patient gets back on pad the alarm will automatically reset. When staff moves patient from pad the alarm will be activated and will sound. To stop the alarm from sounding press and hold the front Test & Reset button until the alarm stops sounding. The alarm will automatically reset for the next exit event. The alarm must be checked prior to each use for proper functioning. The Test & Reset button also functions as a battery tester. In addition the Low Battery Light on the front of the alarm will light up when it is time to change the batteries. Please note: If using as a personal alarm with Pin/Cord & Clip, adjust cord to desired length. Insert pin at end of cord into opening at top of alarm. Attach cord to resident’s clothing with locking clip. When resident moves beyond desired range, pin will come out and alarm will alert staff. WARRANTY: Personal Safety Corporation warrants this product to be free from factory defects in materials and workmanship for a period of one year from the date of purchase. Warranty is void if this product is misused, abused or damaged. No warranty or responsibility of use expressed or implied. CAUTION! This product is not a restraint. It will not prevent a resident from getting out of their bed or chair. This product is designed as a monitor, alerting the staff when the resident has risen from their bed or chair. This product is to be used in conjunction with a total fall prevention program Please see our complete line of Secure® fall/wandering prevention & patient safety products at www.SecureSafetySolutions.com Highest Quality...Lowest Prices...Guaranteed! Personal Safety Corporation • Hiawatha, Iowa 52233 • 800.373.2873 Click here to view detailed product descriptions and prices. Call 800-397-5899 to order today!