The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) sent a letter urging the Senate Communications Subcommittee to take further actions to support broadband adoption.
Throughout the duration of his 30-year career in police dispatching, there’s little that Michael Slater has not seen, heard or experienced.
Recordings of 9-1-1 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting show town dispatchers calmly responding to a janitor, a teacher and others and assuring them help is coming.
The union representing Oak Lawn emergency dispatchers has asked the Illinois Labor Relations Board to seek an injunction aimed at stalling the village’s plan to privatize the service, citing a contract that does not expire until the end of 2014.
Cassidian Communications Announces Successful NG9-1-1 Implementation in San Bernardino County, Calif.
Cassidian Communications’ VESTA®/Sentinel® 4 NG9-1-1 call taking system enables interoperability and operational efficiency for San Bernardino County PSAPs.
First responders across the region are ditching cumbersome clipboards filled with replicate paperwork and picking up computers to gather critical data during 9-1-1 calls.
Despite a heated meeting that included several impassioned pleas from 9-1-1 dispatchers and their supporters, the Oak Lawn Village Board voted 4-2 Tuesday night to outsource emergency calls to a private company.
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