Wireless Emergency Communications: Summary of Initial Findings, October 2006 - September 2009

Date of Publication: 
2013 October

This report summarizes the efforts of the Wireless Emergency Communications (WEC) project team in developing and testing the transmission and usability of public emergency alerting via text messaging and cell-phone transmission of video. The team's work revealed a clear benefit of text-messaging and video alerts transmitted from cell towers in affected areas.


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