TITLE

Preparing for the triple play

AUTHOR(S)
Bischoff, Glenn
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Dec2009, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article talks about the possibility that public-safety answering points (PSAP) will be capable to accept texts, images and video from wireless 911 callers and could also create huge challenges for 911 telecommunicators. One of the challenges connected with video is the need for telecommunicators to be trained to be able to examine what they see. According to Steve Wisely of the 911 Services Department, the new age of telecommunicating prompted by the advent of wireless 911 texts, photos and images will bring new stresses.
ACCESSION #
47278416

 

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