Associated Locksmiths of America
RJ Lock & Security of Frederick, Inc is a member of the Associated Locksmiths of America (ALOA). Our ALOA registration number is AR14511. Some locksmiths may claim to be ALOA members so before you hire a locksmith in Frederick Maryland, ask to see their ALOA registration number.
Before you hire a locksmith:
LOOK: Company advertising and identification containing the ALOA logo signals a qualified member.
CALL: Local qualified locksmiths bring a reliable familiarity with your area matched with strong community reputation, while national service providers offer well-known standards and service practices.
ASK: When contacting a locksmith, if the legal business name isn’t stated, ask for it. If there’s hesitation, there’s cause for concern. Hang up and move on.
CONFIRM: All service vehicles, vans and trucks should be clearly marked with the company name and identifying details.
CHECK: The locksmith should have a valid state locksmith license/registration (where applicable- visit www.aloa.org/legislation for the most up to date list)
SHOW: The qualified locksmith should always ask for your proof of ID and authorization to begin work upon arrival, as well as supply his or her own professional identification and credentials.
REFUSE: If, for any reason, you’re uncomfortable, it is your right to refuse service.
ALOA members adhere to a strict Code of Ethics