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2014-05-20 08:38:56

New version of 9-1-1 Adviser to include text-to-9-1-1 functionality PENSACOLA, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On January 30, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted a Policy Statement and Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking concerning text-to-9-1-1. As part of its policy pronouncement, the FCC stated that every wireless carrier and provider of text messaging services using numbers from the North American Numbering Plan should support text to...

2013-08-27 23:18:46

Voiance, a leading provider of 911 language interpretation services, recently showed support for the public safety industry by exhibiting at the Association of Public Safety Officials (APCO) national show in Anaheim, CA. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Voiance, a leading provider of 911 language interpretation services, recently showed support for the public safety industry by exhibiting at the Association of Public Safety Officials (APCO) national show in Anaheim, CA. More and more...

2012-04-08 23:00:13

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week is April 8-14, 2012; citizens plan ways to share gratitude with public safety workers. Daytona Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 Communities across the U.S. will recognize those who help save lives in times of personal or national crisis during National Public Safety Telecommunications Week (NPSTW), April 8-14, 2012. NPSTW gives Americans the opportunity to thank 9-1-1 calltakers, dispatchers, technicians that maintain radio and emergency phone...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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