• Full Title: FCC Takes Action to Ensure Reliability of Calls to 9-1-1 During Times of Emergency; Adopts Key Recommendations From Inquiry Into Widespread 9-1-1 Failures During 2012 Derecho Storm
  • Document Type(s): News Release
  • Bureau(s): Public Safety and Homeland Security, Media Relations

Proposed action to improve the reliability and resiliency of America's 9-1-1 communications networks, especially during disasters, by ensuring that service providers implement vital best practices in network design, maintenance, and operation

Document Dates

  • Released On: Mar 20, 2013
  • Adopted On: Mar 20, 2013
  • Issued On: Mar 20, 2013
  • Media Contact: Rochelle Cohen at (202) 418-1162, email: Rochelle.Cohen@fcc.gov