Emergency calls

02.22.11
Verizon dropped 10,000 emergency calls during January snowstorm in Maryland, FCC finds it 'alarming'
02.22.11

Verizon dropped 10,000 emergency calls during January snowstorm in Maryland, FCC finds it 'alarming'

Uh oh, Verizon's got itself into a bit of hot water with the old FCC. An outage during a snowstorm...

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03.26.10
AT&T redirecting 911 calls from Salt Lake City to Seattle, working on a fix (update: fix is in)
03.26.10

AT&T redirecting 911 calls from Salt Lake City to Seattle, working on a fix (update: fix is in)

Ready for a surreal way to start your day? Salt Lake City's KSL News has a report out this morning...

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05.27.09
Jitterbug issues recall to fix emergency calling in "no service" areas
05.27.09

Jitterbug issues recall to fix emergency calling in "no service" areas

When we first saw this, our immediate reaction was, "trust us, Jitterbug, we appreciate your extra-...

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