FCC Considers 4th 911-processing Method
- FCC OKs Nokia's alternative 911 solution. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;02/07/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p3
Reports the four-month extension given by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to Nokia Corp. to comply with 911 call-processing rules. Protest filed by the Wireless Consumers Alliance against the extension; Provisions of the FCC rules; Effect of the Nokia 911 plan on the...
- Carriers May Miss Self-Imposed E911 Deadlines. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;10/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 44, p10
Focuses on the possible punishment the U.S. Federal Communications Commission will impose on telecommunication companies that failed to meet the phase II requirements for enhanced 911 services. Compliance deadline for the requirement; Problems facing Cingular Wireless in meeting the...
- FCC declares 911 to be universal emergency number. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;09/04/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 36, p8
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's designation of a universal emergency number.
- FCC, Carriers Discuss E911 Compliance Progress. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;4/15/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 15, p4
Announces that telecommunication carriers will meet with Dale Hatfield, appointed man of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on E911 compliance. Comments from Rochelle Cohen, a spokeswoman for AT&T Wireless Inc.; Progress made toward the 911 program; Challenge posed by the program. ...
- E911 focus of debate. Carroll, Kelly // Telephony;07/05/99, Vol. 237 Issue 1, p10
Reports that the technical issues of implementing automatic location identification for enhanced 911 (E911) technologies have not been resolved by industry executives and United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials. Importance of the project; Comments from Ellen Kirk, vice...
- The long and winding E-911 road. Meyers, Jason // Telephony;01/06/97, Vol. 232 Issue 1, p38
Discusses telecommunication companies' ability to comply with the 911 service requirements of the United States Federal Communications Commission. Need for network alterations; Cost of the upgrade.
- FCC misses E911 deadline, expected to grant waivers, considers Oct. 1 'starting point'. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;10/1/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p3
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has missed the deadline for implementing enhanced 911 (E911) Phase II service. Remarks from the FCC about the deadline for the implementation of E911; Confusion among carriers regarding the October 1, 2001 deadline; Wireless...
- FCC approves 311 national nonemergency number. // Fire Engineering;May97, Vol. 150 Issue 5, p34
Announces that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved the national three-digit number 311 for accessing nonemergency police and other government agencies. Objective of the action; Opposition of the seven major fire service organizations to the changes in the 911 system.
- FCC Phase I E911 deadline approaches. Beckman, Kristen // RCR;03/30/98, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p5
Reports that the deadline for the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Phase I E911, is scheduled for April 1, 1998. Requirements of Phase I; Who the Phase I requirements apply to; Comments from Bill Raines, director of FCC and network regulatory affairs at Powertel.