TITLE

SPEECH IMPEDIMENTS

AUTHOR(S)
Facella, John; Young, Dirk
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jun2007, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on issues that challenge the fireground communications for fire services in the U.S. The author said that these issues include operability and interoperability due to various changes made especially on the terminology used in the jurisdictional area network. Through this, the Federal Communications Commission is mandating all agencies to use radio communications in the forms of very high frequency and ultra high frequency bands.
ACCESSION #
25518967

 

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