Accessibility of Emergency Information on Television
January 27, 2015 (Updated)
FCC rules require broadcasters and cable operators to make local emergency information accessible...
How to Make a Privacy Act Request
June 28, 2011 (Published)
Information may be requested from the Commission under the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a. Privacy Act...
Where Do I Find Information About the Disaster Information Reporting System?
March 27, 2011 (Published)
If you need to find more information on the Disaster Information Reporting System and guidance for...
Where can I find the most current information on PSHSB actions?
March 4, 2011 (Published)
For the most current information on PSHSB actions, visit the Releases webpage.
Emergency Planning for Satellite Carriers
February 15, 2011
Disaster preparedness and recovery planning is designed to reduce the disruption of essential...
The Dangers of Texting While Driving
May 24, 2011 (Published)
The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and even dangerous consequences. We now...
Protecting Your Privacy
March 31, 2014 (Updated)
Background In today’s environment where numerous entities collect and store personal information...
Emergency Alert System (EAS)
January 5, 2015 (Updated)
The Emergency Alert System is a national public warning system that requires TV and radio...
Don't Fall for the 90# Telephone Scam
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
The old traditional (wired) phone scam involving the 90# buttons on your business telephone is...
Beware of Auto Warranty Scams
October 29, 2014 (Updated)
The FCC Consumer Center noticed an increase in complaints and inquiries from consumers who...