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The FCC’s Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau and the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, with the assistance of the FCC’s Disability Advisory Committee, will host a workshop for public safety answering points (PSAPs) about real-time text (RTT) on October 2, 2018, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 

The PSAP RTT Education Day will be held in the Commission Meeting Room at the FCC’s headquarters located at 445 12th Street, SW, in Washington, DC.  The event will be open to the public and will be webcast with open captioning at http://www.fcc.gov/live

Link to Event Page:
URL: https://www.fcc.gov/news-events/events/2018/10/public-safety-answering-points-psaps-education-day-real-time-text

Links to Public Notice Announcing the PSAP RTT Education Day:
URL:      https://www.fcc.gov/document/real-time-text-education-day-public-safety-answering-points
Word:   https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-18-905A1.docx
PDF:       https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-18-905A1.pdf
Text:      https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-18-905A1.txt

Sign language interpreters, open captioning and assistive listening devices will be provided on site.  Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request.  Last minute requests will be accepted but may be impossible to fulfill.  To make a request for reasonable accommodations or materials in accessible formats, contact fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (TTY).

For further information, contact Debra Patkin, Disability Rights Office, CGB, 202-870-5226 (voice or videophone) or Debra.Patkin@fcc.gov.  TTY users may call the FCC’s TTY number at (888) 835-5322.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019