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

Description

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 Type: News Release

Bureau(s): Public Safety and Homeland Security

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Document Dates

Released On: Mar 20, 2013

Adopted On: Mar 20, 2013

Issued On: Mar 20, 2013

Document Numbers

DA/FCC: DOC-319689