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7/6/2012 Views: 3615
Act to improve, enhance, and promote the Nation's homeland security, public safety, and citizen activated emergency response capabilities through the use of enhanced 911 services, to further upgrade Public Safety Answering Point capabilities and related...
12/16/2015 Views: 6156
What is the appropriate governance model for Next Generation 911? Because 911 is integral to the nation's communications infrastructure, technological advances and market liberalization, coupled with the evolving role of federal, state and local...
12/16/2015 Views: 2886
This is a NENA Next Generation Partner Program publication. Implementing a NG911 system requires effective overall policies, laws, and regulations that facilitate and fully support all aspects of NG911. Stakeholders must work together to ensure that...
12/16/2015 Views: 3045
On August 10, 2011 FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced his five step action plan to chart the transition to Next Generation 911 services. Working with the public safety community, carriers, manufacturers, and other service providers, the goal is to...
7/12/2016 Views: 2998
The City of New Berlin, Wisconsin hired a consultant to evaluate two options for the provision of Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) services within the city. The two options are: 1) Continue to receive PSAP services from the New Berlin Police...
7/12/2016 Views: 3100
Public safety radio systems and communications dispatch centers were historically built and operated by single agencies for their own users. Systems were designed to meet unique local requirements, but often led to incompatibility, inefficient use of...
7/12/2016 Views: 3048
The Massachusetts Communications Supervisors Association website has a page with various links to documents that may be useful in designing, organizing, governing, and operating a regional or consolidated 911 dispatch center
7/12/2016 Views: 3099
During a crisis when residents want information and want it fast, 311 systems can help deliver it and take the burden off of 911 in the process. This toolkit features articles, interviews, webinars and other tools and resources for communities wanting to...
7/12/2016 Views: 2985
he NJTI is a partnership between APCO and NENA that has worked to develop the many facets of a TERT program and to help states develop who do not yet have an active TERT program. TERT involves a comprehensive program that includes assistance to individual...
7/12/2016 Views: 2956
This guide describes a step-by-step process that can be customized to develop a cross-sector, multi-jurisdiction strategy to improve capabilities to deal with any major incident or disaster. Most importantly, the RDR Guide outlines a multi-step approach...