TITLE

Vulnerabilities Remain and Limited Collaboration and Monitoring Hamper Federal Efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Wise, David J.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;7/27/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) that examined vulnerabilities to emergency communications systems and federal assistance for addressing such vulnerabilities. GAO cites several areas of vulnerability which include continuity of communications and interoperability. It recommends that the Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) should collaborate on emergency communications efforts.
ACCESSION #
43486358

 

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