TITLE

Solving E911 location accuracy

AUTHOR(S)
Barbour, Jason
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Mobile Radio Technology;Jun2008, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need of location accuracy in wireless 911 calls in the U.S. It stresses that wireless 911 calls must include automatic and accurate location information to enable routing to the appropriate public safety answering point (PSAP). It notes that the information of location allows responders of emergency to arrive at the scene without wasting time. It emphasizes that it is important to address the issue because of the increasing number of wireless phone users.
ACCESSION #
32824518

 

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