Cable Signal Leakage
December 30, 2014 (Updated)
Cable television systems use radio frequency signals transmitted over cables to provide television...
Accidental 911 Calls from Wireless Phones Pose Risk to Public Safety
October 29, 2014 (Updated)
Unintentional 911 calls placed from wireless phones clog the phone lines that deliver 911 calls to...
How to File Applications with the FCC
July 15, 2011 (Published)
Listed below is contact information for filing applications with the Commission's Bureaus.
Directory of Media Bureau Pages
October 18, 2011 (Published)
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...
Keeping Your Telephone Number When Changing Service Providers
February 4, 2015 (Reviewed)
Under the Federal Communications Commission's "local number portability" rules, you can switch...
How to File a Complaint
August 9, 2014 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission regularly receives complaints from consumers on a wide...
Low Power Broadcast Radio Stations
July 20, 2011 (Published)
The Commission receives tens of thousands of inquiries annually from individuals and groups...
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...