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APCO Files Comments on Value of Location Accuracy Roadmap

Roadmap sets course for achieving a dispatchable location for 9-1-1.

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APCO Files Project Initiation Notifications for Two Standard Revisions

Public review and comment period is an important step in the standard development process.

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APCO Seeks Comments on Draft Standard Minimum Training Standard for TTY/TDD Use in the Public Safety Communications Center

Standard written in conjunction with the National Emergency Number Association (NENA).

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APCO Seeks Comments on Draft Standard Core Competencies and Minimum Training Standards for Public Safety Communications Technician

Comments must be submitted by January 26, 2015.

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APCO Applauds Commission’s Actions to Improve 9-1-1 Reliability and Ensure Public Safety Values are Preserved in the Technology Transition

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) launched two proceedings related to the provision of 9-1-1 services.

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FCC Signals Support, Issues Public Notice on APCO, NENA, Carriers Location Accuracy Plan

Since last Friday’s bulletin notifying you of APCO’s success in joining with NENA to reach a landmark consensus plan with the nation’s four largest carriers to improve wireless 9-1-1 location accuracy for both indoor and outdoor calls, we have made significant progress.

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APCO and NENA Reach Consensus Plan with Major Wireless Carriers on Improvements to Locating 9-1-1 Callers

Today, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials, International and the National Emergency Number Association have reached a consensus plan with the major wireless carriers that we will present to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for making significant progress in locating 9-1-1 callers in both indoor and outdoor environments.

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