AT&T has begun working with public safety agencies in Tennessee to determine the best way to allow citizens to send SMS/text messages to 911 systems.
October 07, 2012
The federal Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 includes a provision for $115 million in funding to support next-generation 911 technologies.
August 21, 2012
The federal government has agreed to establish a public safety broadband network for emergency first responders and provide funding for next-generation 911 technologies.
By Rodney Bosch · March 01, 2012
Federal lawmakers agreed to fund the network as well as next-generation 9-1-1 technologies.
February 22, 2012
At the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International conference in Philadelphia, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced what he said were three top priorities toward implementing next-generation 9-1-1 (NG 9-1-1).
August 14, 2011