Public safety cries foul over delay of VoIP E-911 deadline

Weaver, Heather Forsgren
November 2005
RCR Wireless News;11/14/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 46, p22
Trade Publication
Reports that the public safety might be put into jeopardy after the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) delayed the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) E-911 deadline which restricts carriers from offering the service. Appeal made by Nuvio Corp. and other VoIP carriers for FCC to follow the original date of the deadline; Reaction of the National Emergency Number Association and the Association of Public-safety Communication Officials to the agency's move; Rules posed by FCC for VoIP carriers providing the service.


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